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Pardus: Lcms: Multiple Vulnerabilities Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
LittleCMS, an open source color management engine, suffers from several integer overflows resulting in stack based buffer overflows, various heap errors and memory leaks.

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Pardus Linux Security Advisory 2009-43            security@pardus.org.tr
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      Date: 2009-04-01
  Severity: 2
      Type: Remote
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Summary
=======

LittleCMS, an open source color management engine, suffers from several
integer overflows resulting in stack based  buffer  overflows,  various
heap errors and memory leaks.


Description
===========

Decoding a specially crafted  image  file  will  result  in  unexpected
process termination, Denial  Of  Service  conditions  orarbitrary  code
execution due to stack overflow.



Affected packages:

  Pardus 2008:
    lcms, all before 1.17-5-3


Resolution
==========

There are update(s) for lcms. You can update them via Package Manager or
with a single command from console:

    pisi up lcms

References
==========

  * http://bugs.pardus.org.tr/show_bug.cgi?id=9452
  * http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0581
  * http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0723
  * http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-0733
 
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