FreeBSD : gdk-pixbuf2 -- heap overflow and DoS affecting Firefox and other programs (95eee71d-3068-11e5-a9b5-bcaec565249c)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

[email protected] reports :

We found a heap overflow and a DoS in the gdk-pixbuf implementation
triggered by the scaling of a malformed bmp.

See also :

https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=752297
http://www.nessus.org/u?14179dca

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84934 ()

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