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MDKSA-2006:220: libgsf Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check for the version of the libgsf package
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is missing the patch for the advisory MDKSA-2006:220 (libgsf).
'infamous41md' discovered a heap buffer overflow vulnerability in
libgsf, a GNOME library for reading and writing structured file
formats, which could lead to the execution of arbitrary code.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.
Solution : http://wwwnew.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:220
Threat Level: High
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