Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : graphicsmagick (MDVSA-2009:261)
High Nessus Plugin ID 42076
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in GraphicsMagick, which could lead to integer overflow in the XMakeImage function in magick/xwindow.c, allowing remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted TIFF file, which triggers a buffer overflow (CVE-2009-1882).
This update fixes this vulnerability.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.