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Vulnerability Assessment Details

MDKSA-2006:132: libwmf

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Check for the version of the libwmf package

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:132 (libwmf).

Integer overflow in player.c in libwmf 0.2.8.4, as used in multiple products
including (1) wv, (2) abiword, (3) freetype, (4) gimp, (5) libgsf, and
(6) imagemagick permits remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via the
MaxRecordSize header field in a WMF file.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:132
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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