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1617772: CVE-2005-2976 security flaw

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Integer overflow in io-xpm.c in gdk-pixbuf 0.22.0 in GTK+ before 2.8.7 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via an XPM file with large height, width, and colour values, a different vulnerability than CVE-2005-3186.

Find out more about CVE-2005-2976 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.


Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 is not vulnerable to this issue as it contains a backported patch.

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 (gdk-pixbuf) RHSA-2005:810 2005-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3 (gdk-pixbuf) RHSA-2005:810 2005-11-15
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (gdk-pixbuf) RHSA-2005:810 2005-11-15
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