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MDKSA-2004:111: wxGTK2 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the wxGTK2 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2004:111 (wxGTK2).
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the libtiff package
wxGTK2 uses a libtiff code tree, so it may have the same
Chris Evans discovered several problems in the RLE (run length
encoding) decoders that could lead to arbitrary code execution.
Matthias Clasen discovered a division by zero through an integer
Dmitry V. Levin discovered several integer overflows that caused
malloc issues which can result to either plain crash or memory
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:111
Threat Level: High
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