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USN193-1 : dia vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
These remote packages are missing security patches :
Joxean Koret discovered that the SVG import test did not properly
sanitise data read from an SVG file. By tricking an user into opening
a specially crafted SVG file, a possible hacker could exploit this to
execute arbitrary code with the rights of the user.
Upgrade to :
- dia-0.94.0-5ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- dia-common-0.94.0-5ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- dia-gnome-0.94.0-5ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
- dia-libs-0.94.0-5ubuntu1.1 (Ubuntu 5.04)
Threat Level: High
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