Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libtiff (MDVSA-2011:043)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A buffer overflow was discovered in libtiff which allows remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service
(application crash) via a crafted TIFF image with CCITT Group 4
encoding (CVE-2011-0192).

Additionally it was discovered that the fixes for CVE-2009-2347 and
CVE-2010-2065 were incomplete for Mandriva Linux 2010.0 and 2010.2 and
being resolved as well.

Packages for 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended Maintenance
Program. Please visit this link to learn more:
http://store.mandriva.com/product_info.php?cPath=149 products_id=490

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

See also :

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT4554

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 52592 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35652
41011
46658

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2347
CVE-2010-2065
CVE-2011-0192

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