Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2008-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
It was discovered that Imlib2 did not correctly handle certain
malformed XPM images. If a user were tricked into opening a specially
crafted image with an application that uses Imlib2, an attacker could
cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code with the
Update the affected libimlib2 and / or libimlib2-dev packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 36374 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2008-5187