Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : lcms2 (MDVSA-2013:211)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 69314


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.


Updated lcms2 packages fixes security vulnerability :

It was discovered that Little CMS did not properly verify certain memory allocations. If a user or automated system using Little CMS were tricked into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could cause Little CMS to crash (CVE-2013-4160).


Update the affected lcms2, lib64lcms2-devel and / or lib64lcms2_2 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 69314

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-211.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/08/13

Modified: 2014/01/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lcms2, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64lcms2-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64lcms2_2, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/08/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4160

BID: 61328

MDVSA: 2013:211