Fedora 12 : gif2png-2.5.1-1202.fc12 (2010-0358)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 50669


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- Tue Jan 5 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 2.5.1-1202

- catch another possible overflow when appending a numbered suffix (detected to Tomas Hoger)

- Sat Jan 2 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 2.5.1-1201

- changed -overflow patch to abort on bad filenames instead of processing truncated ones

- Fri Jan 1 2010 Enrico Scholz <enrico.scholz at informatik.tu-chemnitz.de> - 2.5.1-1200

- fixed command line buffer overflow (#547515)

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected gif2png package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 50669

File Name: fedora_2010-0358.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/11/22

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gif2png, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:12

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-5018, CVE-2010-4694, CVE-2010-4695

OSVDB: 63300

FEDORA: 2010-0358