Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gd (MDVSA-2014:133)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated gd and libgd packages fix security vulnerability :

The gdImageCreateFromXpm function in gdxpm.c in the gd image library
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer
dereference and application crash) via a crafted color table in an XPM
file (CVE-2014-2497).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0288.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 76469 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66233

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2497

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