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Mandriva: 2013:036: exif Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in exif: An integer overflow in the function jpeg_data_load_data in the exif program could cause a data read beyond the end of a buffer, causing an application crash or leakage of potentially sensitive information [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:036
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : exif
 Date    : April 5, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in exif:
 
 An integer overflow in the function jpeg_data_load_data in the exif
 program could cause a data read beyond the end of a buffer, causing
 an application crash or leakage of potentially sensitive information
 when parsing a crafted JPEG file (CVE-2012-2845).
 
 The updated packages have been upgraded to the 0.6.21 version which
 is not vulnerable to this issue.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-2845
 http://sourceforge.net/mailarchive/message.php?msg_id=29534027
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 23d7264ea86a3021fecef44d09ceb63c  mbs1/x86_64/exif-0.6.21-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 4ace2daa5991907db15147a545e2d186  mbs1/SRPMS/exif-0.6.21-1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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