|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2004:103|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
The gdk-pixbuf package contains an image loading library used with the
GNOME GUI desktop environment.
Thomas Kristensen discovered a bitmap file that would cause versions of
gdk-pixbuf prior to 0.20 to crash. To exploit this flaw, an attacker would
need to get a victim to open a carefully-crafted BMP file in an application
that used gdk-pixbuf. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project
(cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CVE-2004-0111 to this issue.
Users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages containing
gdk-pixbuf version 0.22, which is not vulnerable to this issue.
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date
Risk factor : Medium
BugTraq ID: 9842|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2004-0111
Debian Security Information: DSA-464 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: gdk-pixbuf-bitmap-dos(15426)
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