Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pixman (MDVSA-2013:302)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71609


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


Updated pixman package fixes security vulnerability :

Bryan Quigley discovered an integer underflow in pixman. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker could cause a denial of service via application crash (CVE-2013-6425).


Update the affected lib64pixman-devel and / or lib64pixman1_0 packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71609

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-302.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/12/23

Modified: 2014/01/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64pixman-devel, p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:lib64pixman1_0, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/23

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-6425

BID: 64122

MDVSA: 2013:302