Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2016-0144

Published: 2016-05-09 11:18:06
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
Updated imlib2 Linux Distribution Packages fix security vulnerability: Integer overflow in imlib2 1.4.8 on 32-bit machines leads to insufficient heap allocation and heap overwrite in many image loaders, potentially resulting in remote code execution (CVE-2016-4024).

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2016-0144

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-4024

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2016-0144.html

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.5

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