Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libtiff (MDVSA-2011:043)
High Nessus Plugin ID 52592
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA buffer overflow was discovered in libtiff which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via a crafted TIFF image with CCITT Group 4 encoding (CVE-2011-0192).
Additionally it was discovered that the fixes for CVE-2009-2347 and CVE-2010-2065 were incomplete for Mandriva Linux 2010.0 and 2010.2 and being resolved as well.
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The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.