openSUSE Security Update : potrace (openSUSE-2015-297)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The bitmap to vector graphic tracing utility potrace was updated to
fix one security issue.

The following vulnerability was fixed :

- Very large bitmaps could trigger a buffer overflow,
crashing the program and causing denial of service
(bsc#924904, CVE-2013-7437)

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=924904

Solution :

Update the affected potrace packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82654 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7437

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