This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered and corrected in libtiff :
Buffer overflow in LibTIFF allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a
crafted TIFF image with JPEG encoding (CVE-2011-0191).
Heap-based buffer overflow in the thunder (aka ThunderScan) decoder in
tif_thunder.c in LibTIFF 3.9.4 and earlier allows remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code via crafted THUNDER_2BITDELTAS data in a .tiff
file that has an unexpected BitsPerSample value (CVE-2011-1167).
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Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false