GLSA-200703-06 : AMD64 x86 emulation Qt library: Integer overflow

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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-200703-06
(AMD64 x86 emulation Qt library: Integer overflow)

An integer overflow flaw has been found in the pixmap handling of Qt,
making the AMD64 x86 emulation Qt library vulnerable as well.

Impact :

By enticing a user to open a specially crafted pixmap image in an
application using the AMD64 x86 emulation Qt library, a remote attacker
could cause an application crash or the remote execution of arbitrary
code with the rights of the user running the application.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :


Solution :

All AMD64 x86 emulation Qt library users should upgrade to the latest
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-emulation/emul-linux-x86-qtlibs-10.0'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24773 (gentoo_GLSA-200703-06.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4811

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