Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : imlib2 (MDVSA-2009:019)
High Nessus Plugin ID 37585
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability have been discovered in the load function of the XPM loader for imlib2, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted XPM file (CVE-2008-5187).
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.