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Fedora Core 3 2005-981: xloadimage

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the xloadimage package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2005-981 (xloadimage).

The xloadimage utility displays images in an X Window System window,
loads images into the root window, or writes images into a file.
Xloadimage supports many image types (including GIF, TIFF, JPEG, XPM,
and XBM).

* Mon Oct 10 2005 Martin Stransky 4.1-35
- fix for CVE-2005-3178 xloadimage NIFF buffer overflow (#170150)

* Mon Apr 11 2005 Martin Stransky
- fix a memory leak

Solution : Get the newest Fedora Updates
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2005 Tenable Network Security

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