openSUSE Security Update : giflib (openSUSE-2016-72)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for giflib fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2015-7555: Heap overflow in giffix (bsc#960319)

- bsc#949160: Fix a memory leak

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=949160
https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=960319

Solution :

Update the affected giflib packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88139 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-7555

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