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<glsa id="201206-20">
<title>gdk-pixbuf: Denial of Service</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities in gdk-pixbuf may create a Denial of
Service condition.
<product type="ebuild">gdk-pixbuf</product>
<announced>June 23, 2012</announced>
<revised>June 23, 2012: 1</revised>
<package name="x11-libs/gdk-pixbuf" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">2.24.1-r1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">2.24.1-r1</vulnerable>
<p>gdk-pixbuf is an image loading library for GTK+.</p>
<p>Two vulnerabilities have been found in gdk-pixbuf:</p>
<li>The "gdk_pixbuf__gif_image_load()" function in io-gif.c fails to
properly handle certain return values from subroutines (CVE-2011-2485).
<li>The "read_bitmap_file_data()" function in io-xbm.c contains an
integer overflow error (CVE-2012-2370).
<impact type="normal">
<p>A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted image
in an application linked against gdk-pixbuf, possibly resulting in Denial
of Service.
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
<p>All gdk-pixbuf users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=x11-libs/gdk-pixbuf-2.24.1-r1"
<p>Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these packages.
<uri link="">CVE-2011-2485</uri>
<uri link="">CVE-2012-2370</uri>
<metadata timestamp="Fri, 07 Oct 2011 23:37:08 +0000" tag="requester">
<metadata timestamp="Sat, 23 Jun 2012 20:11:46 +0000" tag="submitter">ackle</metadata>