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[DSA1037] DSA-1037-1 zgv Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Andrea Barisani discovered that zgv, an svgalib graphics viewer,
attempts to decode JPEG images within the CMYK/YCCK colour space
incorrectly, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
For the old stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed soon.
We recommend that you upgrade your zgv package.
Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1037
Threat Level: High
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