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Fedora Core 3 Update: gtk2-2.4.14-3.fc3 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-2005-268
2005-03-30
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Product     : Fedora Core 3
Name        : gtk2
Version     : 2.4.14                      
Release     : 3.fc3                  
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  - 2.4.14-3.fc3

- 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/3/

8c9c1a539e15629f204038597c57e75a  SRPMS/gtk2-2.4.14-3.fc3.src.rpm
6491f2ebf95a79a0fafdd90256033189  x86_64/gtk2-2.4.14-3.fc3.x86_64.rpm
7facd80dc1c9ffc2e1745cb1505096c0  x86_64/gtk2-
devel-2.4.14-3.fc3.x86_64.rpm
922ad9d8b24a4a580bca1f3461c1fcde  x86_64/debug/gtk2-
debuginfo-2.4.14-3.fc3.x86_64.rpm
9351093394765c34bc5a6b28e8db301b  x86_64/gtk2-2.4.14-3.fc3.i386.rpm
9351093394765c34bc5a6b28e8db301b  i386/gtk2-2.4.14-3.fc3.i386.rpm
abb369e8b7dbcbe785a23d9cf52ca2a0  i386/gtk2-devel-2.4.14-3.fc3.i386.rpm
816116449734868587e069851dc57a62  i386/debug/gtk2-
debuginfo-2.4.14-3.fc3.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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