Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xli (MDKSA-2005:192)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20434
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing a security update.
DescriptionAriel Berkman discovered several buffer overflows in xloadimage, which are also present in xli, a command line utility for viewing images in X11, and could be exploited via large image titles and cause the execution of arbitrary code.
The updated packages have been patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected xli package.