GLSA-200601-09 : Wine: Windows Metafile SETABORTPROC vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200601-09
(Wine: Windows Metafile SETABORTPROC vulnerability)

H D Moore discovered that Wine implements the insecure-by-design
SETABORTPROC GDI Escape function for Windows Metafile (WMF) files.

Impact :

An attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted Windows
Metafile (WMF) file from within a Wine executed Windows application,
possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the rights
of the user running Wine.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Wine users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/wine-0.9.0'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 20419 (gentoo_GLSA-200601-09.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0106

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