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MDKSA-2005:068: gtk+2.0 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the gtk+2.0 package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2005:068 (gtk+2.0).
A bug was discovered in the way that gtk+2.0 processes BMP images which could
allow for a specially crafted BMP to cause a Denial of Service attack on
applications linked against gtk+2.0.
The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2005:068
Threat Level: High
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