Fedora 12 : gif2png-2.5.1-1202.fc12 (2010-0358)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Tue Jan 5 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 2.5.1-1202

- catch another possible overflow when appending a
numbered suffix (detected to Tomas Hoger)

- Sat Jan 2 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 2.5.1-1201

- changed -overflow patch to abort on bad filenames
instead of processing truncated ones

- Fri Jan 1 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at
informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 2.5.1-1200

- fixed command line buffer overflow (#547515)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=547515
http://www.nessus.org/u?dc789a43

Solution :

Update the affected gif2png package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50669 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-5018
CVE-2010-4694
CVE-2010-4695

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