Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : netpbm (MDVSA-2009:262)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 42090
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in netpbm :
pamperspective in Netpbm before 10.35.48 does not properly calculate a window height, which allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted image file that triggers an out-of-bounds read (CVE-2008-4799).
This update fixes this vulnerability.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.