|Category:||Mandrake Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Mandrake Security Advisory MDVSA-2008:123 (imlib2)|
|Summary:||Mandrake Security Advisory MDVSA-2008:123 (imlib2)|
The remote host is missing an update to imlib2
announced via advisory MDVSA-2008:123.
Stefan Cornelius discovered two buffer overflows in Imlib's image
loaders for PNM and XPM images, which could possibly result in the
execution of arbitrary code (CVE-2008-2426).
The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
Affected: 2007.1, 2008.0, 2008.1, Corporate 3.0, Corporate 4.0
To upgrade automatically use MandrakeUpdate or urpmi. The verification
of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.
Risk factor : Critical
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2008-2426|
Bugtraq: 20080529 Secunia Research: imlib2 PNM and XPM Buffer Overflow (Google Search)
Debian Security Information: DSA-1594 (Google Search)
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2008:018 (Google Search)
BugTraq ID: 29417
XForce ISS Database: imlib2-pnm-xpm-bo(42732)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2008 E-Soft Inc. http://www.securityspace.com|
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