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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 :
Threat Level: High

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