Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : imlib2 (MDVSA-2010:127)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 48189
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been found and corrected in imlib2 :
imlib2 before 1.4.2 allows context-dependent attackers to have an unspecified impact via a crafted (1) ARGB, (2) BMP, (3) JPEG, (4) LBM, (5) PNM, (6) TGA, or (7) XPM file, related to several heap and stack based buffer overflows - partly due to integer overflows.
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The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.