Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libgsf (MDKSA-2006:220)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

'infamous41md' discovered a heap buffer overflow vulnerability in
libgsf, a GNOME library for reading and writing structured file
formats, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24604 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-220.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 21358

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4514

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