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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in gimp :
Multiple integer overflows in the load_image function in file-pcx.c in
the Personal Computer Exchange (PCX) plugin in GIMP 2.6.x and earlier
allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PCX image that
triggers a heap-based buffer overflow (CVE-2011-1178).
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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 55171 ()
Bugtraq ID: 48057
CVE ID: CVE-2011-1178
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