This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
An updated imlib package that fixes several heap overflows is now
Imlib is an image loading and rendering library.
Several heap overflow flaws were found in the imlib BMP image handler.
An attacker could create a carefully crafted BMP file in such a way
that it could cause an application linked with imlib to execute
arbitrary code when the file was opened by a victim. The Common
Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the
name CVE-2004-0817 to this issue.
Users of imlib should update to this updated package which contains
backported patches and is not vulnerable to this issue.
See also :
Update the affected imlib, imlib-cfgeditor and / or imlib-devel
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 14735 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2004-0817
The cookie settings on this website are set to 'allow all cookies' to give you the very best website experience. If you continue without changing these settings, you consent to this - but if you want, you can opt out of all cookies by clicking below.