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XPM Image Decoder Malicious Color String Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1786

Stack-based buffer overflow in xpm_extract_color (io-xpm.c) in the XPM image decoder for gtk+ 2.4.4 (gtk2) and earlier and gdk-pixbuf before 0.22 may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a certain color string. NOTE: this identifier is ONLY for gtk+. It was incorrectly referenced in an advisory for a different issue (CVE-2004-0688).

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Sun Solaris 9
  • Sun Solaris 8
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2004-0783
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