SuSE9 Security Update : liblcms,liblcms-devel (YOU Patch Number 11955)

High Nessus Plugin ID 41163


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


Various security issues in liblcms have been found that occur while parsing ICC profiles in JPEG images. A remote attacker can exploit these bugs to execute arbitrary commands or cause denial-of-service by tricking the user to view a specially crafted JPEG image.

This issue has been tracked by CVE-2007-2741.


Apply YOU patch number 11955.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 41163

File Name: suse9_11955.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

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: 2007/11/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2741

CWE: 119