Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : imlib2 (MDVSA-2008:123)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Stefan Cornelius discovered two buffer overflows in Imlib's image
loaders for PNM and XPM images, which could possibly result in the
execution of arbitrary code (CVE-2008-2426).

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37626 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-123.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2426

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