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Fedora Core 2 Update: gtk2-2.4.14-2.fc2 Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Fedora David Costanzo found a bug in the way GTK+ processes BMP images. It is possible that a specially crafted BMP image could cause a denial of service attack in applications linked against GTK+. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the name CAN-2005-0891 to this issue.
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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2005-267
2005-03-30
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Product     : Fedora Core 2
Name        : gtk2
Version     : 2.4.14                      
Release     : 2.fc2                  
Summary     : The GIMP ToolKit (GTK+), a library for creating GUIs for
X.
Description :
GTK+ is a multi-platform toolkit for creating graphical user
interfaces. Offering a complete set of widgets, GTK+ is suitable for
projects ranging from small one-off tools to complete application
suites.

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Update Information:
David Costanzo found a bug in the way GTK+ processes BMP images.
It is possible that a specially crafted BMP image could cause a denial
of service attack in applications linked against GTK+. 
The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has
assigned the name CAN-2005-0891 to this issue.

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* Mon Mar 28 2005 Matthias Clasen  - 2.4.14-2.fc2

- Fix a double free in the bmp loader


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This update can be downloaded from:
  http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/fedora/linux/core/updates/2/

e554a876457e37b8a432191af098b455  SRPMS/gtk2-2.4.14-2.fc2.src.rpm
e0ab627f18c00ea25257d7c0e82baa30  x86_64/gtk2-2.4.14-2.fc2.x86_64.rpm
bffbdf4fb9ad6c0803c61994b4f3f125  x86_64/gtk2-
devel-2.4.14-2.fc2.x86_64.rpm
64febbae57060204343e0f212279a3b8  x86_64/debug/gtk2-
debuginfo-2.4.14-2.fc2.x86_64.rpm
40137c8115b35e5f92cc4ac764b7c04e  x86_64/gtk2-2.4.14-2.fc2.i386.rpm
40137c8115b35e5f92cc4ac764b7c04e  i386/gtk2-2.4.14-2.fc2.i386.rpm
1fd50f68800ac67282143c0d02e5be09  i386/gtk2-devel-2.4.14-2.fc2.i386.rpm
749b4834dfe87cdcf3133a9d859e5b91  i386/debug/gtk2-
debuginfo-2.4.14-2.fc2.i386.rpm

This update can also be installed with the Update Agent; you can
launch the Update Agent with the 'up2date' command.  
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