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USN-697-1: Imlib2 vulnerability

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USN-697-1: Imlib2 vulnerability

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/02/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/06/2013
Modified
07/09/2020

Description

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in Imlib 2 (aka imlib2) 1.4.0 allow user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via (1) a PNM image with a crafted header, related to the load function in src/modules/loaders/loader_pnm.c; or (2) a crafted XPM image, related to the load function in src/modules/loader_xpm.c.

Solution(s)

  • ubuntu-upgrade-libimlib2

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