openSUSE Security Update : xemacs (xemacs-1182)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted tiff, png and jpeg images could cause integer
overflows in xemacs and possible system compromise. (CVE-2009-2688)
Additionally two non-security bugs were fixed that enable xemacs to
use the configured fonts.

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=484673
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502716
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=522586

Solution :

Update the affected xemacs packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40785 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2688

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