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The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.
This update fixes a buffer overflow in the RGBA-palette code. The bug
can be abused to trigger a denial-or-service attack by feeding
untrusted data to 'pnmtopng -alpha' (maybe via a remote service like a
CGI, mail user agent, etc.) The execution of arbitrary code is
theoretically possible but unlikely. Another possible buffer overflow
that can occur while handling a textline has been fixed as well.
This is a reissue of an earlier patch to fix version problems with the
See also :
Apply YOU patch number 11701.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6