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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2004:095-1: gdk-pixbuf/gtk+2

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the gdk-pixbuf/gtk+2 package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:095-1 (gdk-pixbuf/gtk+2).

A vulnerability was found in the gdk-pixbug bmp loader where a bad BMP image
could send the bmp loader into an infinite loop (CVE-2004-0753).
Chris Evans found a heap-based overflow and a stack-based overflow in the xpm
loader of gdk-pixbuf (CVE-2004-0782 and CVE-2004-0783).
Chris Evans also discovered an integer overflow in the ico loader of gdk-pixbuf
All four problems have been corrected in these updated packages.
The previous package had an incorrect patch applied that would cause some
problems with other programs. The updated packages have the correct patch
As well, patched gtk+2 packages, which also contain gdk-pixbuf, are now

Solution :
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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