|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2010:0003|
The remote host is missing updates announced in
The gd packages provide a graphics library used for the dynamic creation of
images, such as PNG and JPEG.
A missing input sanitization flaw, leading to a buffer overflow, was
discovered in the gd library. A specially-crafted GD image file could cause
an application using the gd library to crash or, possibly, execute
arbitrary code when opened. (CVE-2009-3546)
Users of gd should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch to resolve 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 : Critical
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2009-3546|
BugTraq ID: 36712
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