SUSE-SA:2006:076: libgsf

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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:2006:076 (libgsf).


The libgsf library is used by various GNOME programs to handle for
instance OLE2 data streams.

Specially crafted OLE documents enabled attackers to use a heap buffer
overflow for potentially executing code.

This issue is tracked by the Mitre CVE ID CVE-2006-4514.

Solution :

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2006_76_libgsf.html

Risk factor :

High

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24451 ()

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