Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : tk (MDVSA-2008:041)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

The ReadImage() function in Tk did not check codeSize read from GIF
images prior to initializing the append array, which could lead to a
buffer overflow with unknown impact.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36297 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-041.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27655

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5137

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