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276791: CVE-2007-3473 libgd NULL pointer dereference when reading a corrupt X bitmap

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The gdImageCreateXbm function in the GD Graphics Library (libgd) before 2.0.35 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via unspecified vectors involving a gdImageCreate failure.

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Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Low security impact. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates to libwmf on Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification:

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 (gd) RHSA-2008:0146 2008-02-28
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 (gd) RHSA-2008:0146 2008-02-28

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 libwmf Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 libwmf Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4 libwmf Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.
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