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MDKSA-2006:082: libtiff

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the libtiff package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:082 (libtiff).



Several bugs were discovered in libtiff that can lead to remote Denial

of Service attacks. These bugs can only be triggered by a user using

an application that uses libtiff to process malformed TIFF images.



The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.



Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:082
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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