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Mandriva: 2014:133: gd Print E-mail
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Mandrake Updated gd and libgd packages fix security vulnerability: The gdImageCreateFromXpm function in gdxpm.c in the gd image library allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a crafted color table in an [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:133
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : gd
 Date    : July 10, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated gd and libgd packages fix security vulnerability:
 
 The gdImageCreateFromXpm function in gdxpm.c in the gd image library
 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer
 dereference and application crash) via a crafted color table in an
 XPM file (CVE-2014-2497).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-2497
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0288.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 133d72d12a278f494662878dd8b8fafb  mbs1/x86_64/gd-utils-2.0.35-19.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 91c8a7f9053c2c335ea49bbb30bb21fc  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gd2-2.0.35-19.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 3422b3f8b50dc626be29096304662d56  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gd-devel-2.0.35-19.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 09b1c9c6e62fc636173aafac4a36f7b6  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gd-static-devel-2.0.35-19.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 7afba6bce1ba80c873bbe2df3bf89862  mbs1/SRPMS/gd-2.0.35-19.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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