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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2008-0553

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
02/07/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2015
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the ReadImage function in tkImgGIF.c in Tk (Tcl/Tk) before 8.5.1 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF image, a similar issue to CVE-2006-4484.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-suse-release
  • suse-upgrade-tk
  • suse-upgrade-tk-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-tk-64bit
  • suse-upgrade-tk-devel
  • suse-upgrade-tk-x86
  • suse-upgrade-tkimg

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