|Bugzilla:||659676: CVE-2010-4262 Xfig: Stack-based buffer overflow by processing certain FIG images|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Stack-based buffer overflow in Xfig 3.2.4 and 3.2.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a FIG image with a crafted color definition.
This issue affects the version of the xfig package as shipped with
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4, 5, and 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team
has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may
address this flaw.
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