SUSE-SA:2004:034: XFree86-libs, xshared

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a vendor-supplied security patch

Description :

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory SUSE-SA:2004:034 (XFree86-libs, xshared).

Chris Evans reported three vulnerabilities in libXpm which can
be exploited remotely by providing malformed XPM image files.
The function xpmParseColors() is vulnerable to an integer overflow
and a stack-based buffer overflow. The functions ParseAndPutPixels()
as well as ParsePixels() is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow
Additionally Matthieu Herrb found two one-byte buffer overflows.

Solution :

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14775 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0687

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