|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2009:0011|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
Little Color Management System (LittleCMS, or simply lcms) is a
small-footprint, speed-optimized open source color management engine.
Multiple insufficient input validation flaws were discovered in LittleCMS.
An attacker could use these flaws to create a specially-crafted image file
which could cause an application using LittleCMS to crash, or, possibly,
execute arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2008-5316, CVE-2008-5317)
Users of lcms should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain
backported patches to correct these issues. All running applications using
lcms library must be restarted for the update to take effect.
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5316|
BugTraq ID: 32708
Debian Security Information: DSA-1684 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: lcms-readembeddedtexttag-bo(47119)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-5317
XForce ISS Database: lcms-cmsallocgamma-bo(47120)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2009 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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