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431525: CVE-2008-0554 netpbm: GIF handling buffer overflow in giftopnm

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Buffer overflow in the readImageData function in giftopnm.c in netpbm before 10.27 in netpbm before 10.27 allows remote user-assisted attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted GIF image, a similar issue to CVE-2006-4484.

Find out more about CVE-2008-0554 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (netpbm) RHSA-2008:0131 2008-02-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (netpbm) RHSA-2008:0131 2008-02-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (netpbm) RHSA-2008:0131 2008-02-28

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