Ubuntu Security Notice USN-415-1
1st February, 2007
A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
- Ubuntu 6.10
- Ubuntu 6.06 LTS
- Ubuntu 5.10
A flaw was discovered in the error handling of GTK's image loading
library. Applications opening certain corrupted images could be made to
crash, causing a denial of service.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package version:
- Ubuntu 6.10:
- libgtk2.0-0 2.10.6-0ubuntu3.1
- Ubuntu 6.06 LTS:
- libgtk2.0-0 2.8.20-0ubuntu1.1
- Ubuntu 5.10:
- libgtk2.0-0 2.8.6-0ubuntu2.2
To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.
After a standard system upgrade you need to restart your session to
effect the necessary changes.