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727081: CVE-2011-2897 gdk-pixbuf: GIF loader buffer overflow when initializing decompression tables

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

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Find out more about CVE-2011-2897 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 gtk2 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 gtk2 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 gdk-pixbuf Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 gtk2 Not affected
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 gdk-pixbuf Fix deferred