Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : pango (MDVSA-2009:158-3)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Integer overflow in the pango_glyph_string_set_size function in
pango/glyphstring.c in Pango before 1.24 allows context-dependent
attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly
execute arbitrary code via a long glyph string that triggers a
heap-based buffer overflow.

This update corrects the issue.

Update :

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0

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: 40359 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-158.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34870

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1194

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