SuSE 10 Security Update : libexif5 (ZYPP Patch Number 3723)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29500


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


A denial of service problem (crash) was fixed in the EXIF Loader of libexif, which could be used to crash the browser or image viewer when it interprets the EXIF tags in prepared JPEG files. (CVE-2007-2645)


Apply ZYPP patch number 3723.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29500

File Name: suse_libexif5-3723.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2007/06/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2645