Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libtiff (MDVSA-2013:224)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Updated libtiff packages fix security vulnerability :

Pedro Ribeiro and Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala discovered multiple
vulnerabilities in various tools shipped by the tiff library.
Processing a malformed file may lead to denial of service or the
execution of arbitrary code (CVE-2013-4244).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 69548 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62019

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4244

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