Fedora 24 : gd (2016-a4d48d6fd6)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 92275


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


**Version 2.2.2**

Security related fixes :

- Integer Overflow in gdImagePaletteToTrueColor() resulting in heap overflow (CVE-2016-5767)

- Stack overflow with gdImageFillToBorder (CVE-2015-8874)

- Integer Overflow in _gd2GetHeader() resulting in heap overflow (CVE-2016-5766)

- NULL pointer Dereference at _gdScaleVert

- Integer Overflow in gdImagePaletteToTrueColor() in heap overflow

Numerous other fixes have been applied. The scale and rotation functions have been greatly improved as well.

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


Update the affected gd package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 92275

File Name: fedora_2016-a4d48d6fd6.nasl

Version: 2.7

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/07/15

Updated: 2020/06/04

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gd, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:24

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

Patch Publication Date: 2016/06/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/05/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8874, CVE-2016-5766, CVE-2016-5767