|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2006:0272|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
OpenMotif provides libraries which implement the Motif industry standard
graphical user interface.
A number of buffer overflow flaws were discovered in OpenMotif's libUil
library. It is possible for an attacker to execute arbitrary code as a
victim who has been tricked into executing a program linked against
OpenMotif, which then loads a malicious User Interface Language (UIL) file.
Users of OpenMotif are advised to upgrade to these erratum packages, which
contain a backported security patch to correct 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 : High
BugTraq ID: 15686|
BugTraq ID: 15684
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2005-3964
Bugtraq: 20051202 [xfocus-SD-051202]openMotif libUil Multiple vulnerability (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: openmotif-diagissuediagnostic-bo(23388)
XForce ISS Database: openmotif-opensourcefile-bo(23389)
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