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Fedora Core 1 2004-068: netpbm Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the netpbm package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory FEDORA-2004-068 (netpbm).
The netpbm package contains a library of functions which support
programs for handling various graphics file formats, including .pbm
(portable bitmaps), .pgm (portable graymaps), .pnm (portable anymaps),
.ppm (portable pixmaps) and others.
This update of the netpbm package fixes some security holes found by the
An update to the latest version these packages provide is recommended to
every user of the netpbm programs and toosl.
Solution : http://www.fedoranews.org/updates/FEDORA-2004-068.shtml
Threat Level: High
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