SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : gdk-pixbuf (SUSE-SU-2015:2195-2)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The gdk pixbuf library was updated to fix three security issues.

These security issues were fixed :

- CVE-2015-7673: Fix some more overflows scaling a gif
(bsc#948791)

- CVE-2015-4491: Check for overflow before allocating
memory when scaling (bsc#942801)

- CVE-2015-7673: Fix an overflow and DoS when scaling TGA
files (bsc#948790).

- CVE-2015-7674: Fix overflow when scaling GIF
files(bsc#948791).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/942801
https://bugzilla.suse.com/948790
https://bugzilla.suse.com/948791
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-4491.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7673.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2015-7674.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?f1dd2b46

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP1-2015-946=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP1-2015-946=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP1 :

zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP1-2015-946=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 87646 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-4491
CVE-2015-7673
CVE-2015-7674

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