Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : imlib2 (MDVSA-2010:127)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability has been found and corrected in imlib2 :

imlib2 before 1.4.2 allows context-dependent attackers to have an
unspecified impact via a crafted (1) ARGB, (2) BMP, (3) JPEG, (4) LBM,
(5) PNM, (6) TGA, or (7) XPM file, related to several heap and stack
based buffer overflows - partly due to integer overflows.

Packages for 2008.0 and 2009.0 are provided as of the Extended
Maintenance Program. Please visit this link to learn more:

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 48189 (mandriva_MDVSA-2010-127.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-6079

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