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Debian: New gtk+2.0 packages fix denial of service

It was discovered that the image loading code in the GTK+ graphical user interface library performs insufficient error handling when loading malformed images, which may lead to denial of service. Fixed packages are available from
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Debian Security Advisory DSA 1256-1                                   Moritz Muehlenhoff
January 31st, 2007            
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Package        : gtk+2.0
Vulnerability  : programming error
Problem-Type   : local(remote)
Debian-specific: no
CVE ID         : CVE-2007-0010

It was discovered that the image loading code in the GTK+ graphical user
interface library performs insufficient error handling when loading
malformed images, which may lead to denial of service.

For the stable distribution (sarge) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.6.4-3.2. This update lacks builds for the Motorola 680x0
architecture, which had build problems. Packages will be released once
this problem has been resolved.

For the upcoming stable distribution (etch) this problem has been
fixed in version 2.8.20-5.

For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem has been fixed in
version 2.8.20-5.

We recommend that you upgrade your GTK packages.

Upgrade Instructions
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wget url
        will fetch the file for you
dpkg -i file.deb
        will install the referenced file.

If you are using the apt-get package manager, use the line for
sources.list as given below:

apt-get update
        will update the internal database
apt-get upgrade
        will install corrected packages

You may use an automated update by adding the resources from the
footer to the proper configuration.

Debian GNU/Linux 3.1 alias sarge
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  These files will probably be moved into the stable distribution on
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For apt-get: deb stable/updates main
For dpkg-ftp: dists/stable/updates/main
Mailing list:
Package info: `apt-cache show ' and
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