|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian LTS: Security Advisory for eog (DLA-2185-1)|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'eog'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2185-1 advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'eog'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2185-1 advisory.
It was discovered that eog (Eye of GNOME) incorrectly handled certain
invalid UTF-8 strings. If a user were tricked into opening a
specially-crafted image, a remote attacker could use this issue to cause
Eye of GNOME to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
execute arbitrary code.
'eog' package(s) on Debian Linux.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this problem has been fixed in version
We recommend that you upgrade your eog packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-6855|
BugTraq ID: 92616
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2016:2242 (Google Search)
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