openSUSE Security Update : potrace (openSUSE-2015-704)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

potrace was updated to fix one security issue.

This security issue was fixed :

- CVE-2013-7437: Multiple integer overflows in potrace
1.11 allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (crash) via large dimensions in a BMP image,
which triggers a buffer overflow (bsc#924904).

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: 86739 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-7437

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