RHEL 4 : gtk2 (RHSA-2007:0019)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 24259
SynopsisThe remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated gtk2 packages that fix a security issue are now available.
This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red Hat Security Response Team.
The gtk2 package contains the GIMP ToolKit (GTK+), a library for creating graphical user interfaces for the X Window System.
A bug was found in the way the gtk2 GdkPixbufLoader() function processed invalid input. Applications linked against gtk2 could crash if they loaded a malformed image file. (CVE-2007-0010)
Users of gtk2 are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a backported patch to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected gtk2 and / or gtk2-devel packages.