Fedora Core 2 : gtk2-2.4.14-2.fc2 (2005-267)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 18326
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionDavid Costanzo found a bug in the way GTK+ processes BMP images. It is possible that a specially crafted BMP image could cause a denial of service attack in applications linked against GTK+. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2005-0891 to this issue.
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SolutionUpdate the affected gtk2 and / or gtk2-devel packages.