The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Buffer overflow in xloadimage 4.1 and earlier, and xli, might allow user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long title name in a NIFF file, which triggers the overflow during (1) zoom, (2) reduce, or (3) rotate operations.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (xloadimage)||RHSA-2005:802||October 18, 2005|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (xloadimage)||RHSA-2005:802||October 18, 2005|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (xloadimage)||RHSA-2005:802||October 18, 2005|
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