Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gd (MDKSA-2007:035)
High Nessus Plugin ID 24648
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionBuffer overflow in the gdImageStringFTEx function in gdft.c in the GD Graphics Library 2.0.33 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted string with a JIS encoded font.
Packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.