Debian DSA-1798-1 : pango1.0 - integer overflow
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38725
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionWill Drewry discovered that pango, a system for layout and rendering of internationalized text, is prone to an integer overflow via long glyphstrings. This could cause the execution of arbitrary code when displaying crafted data through an application using the pango library.
SolutionUpgrade the pango1.0 packages.
For the oldstable distribution (etch), this problem has been fixed in version 1.14.8-5+etch1.
For the stable distribution (lenny), this problem has been fixed in version 1.20.5-3+lenny1.