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MDKSA-2003:048: eog Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the eog package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2003:048 (eog).
A vulnerability was discovered in the Eye of GNOME (EOG) program, version 2.2.0
and earlier, that is used for displaying graphics. A carefully crafted filename
passed to eog could lead to the execution of arbitrary code as the user
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2003:048
Threat Level: High
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