Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : perl-Gtk2 (MDVSA-2015:044)
High Nessus Plugin ID 81333
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability has been discovered and corrected in perl-Gtk2 :
Incorrect memory management in Gtk2::Gdk::Display::list_devices in perl-Gtk2 before 1.2495, where, the code was freeing memory that gtk+ still holds onto and might access later.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected perl-Gtk2 and / or perl-Gtk2-doc packages.