Fedora Core 2 : xorg-x11-6.7.0-14 (2005-272)
High Nessus Plugin ID 18328
SynopsisThe remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAn integer overflow flaw was found in libXpm, which is used by some applications for loading of XPM images. An attacker could create a malicious XPM file that would execute arbitrary code if opened by a victim using an application linked to the vulnerable library. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2005-0605 to this issue.
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SolutionUpdate the affected packages.