Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libtiff (MDKSA-2006:082)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 21357
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSeveral bugs were discovered in libtiff that can lead to remote Denial of Service attacks. These bugs can only be triggered by a user using an application that uses libtiff to process malformed TIFF images.
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.