SuSE 11.2 / 11.3 Security Update : lcms (SAT Patch Numbers 8424 / 8425)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71035


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


The lcms userland utilities were updated to fix stack overflows.

- Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in LittleCMS allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted (1) ICC color profile to the icctrans utility or (2) TIFF image to the tiffdiff utility. (CVE-2013-4276)


Apply SAT patch number 8424 / 8425 as appropriate.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71035

File Name: suse_11_lcms-131008.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/11/22

Modified: 2013/11/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:lcms, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:liblcms1, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:liblcms1-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/10/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-4276