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xpcd -- buffer overflow

Affected packages
0 < xpcd


VuXML ID d337b206-200f-11dc-a197-0011098b2f36
Discovery 2005-02-11
Entry 2007-06-21

Debian Project reports:

Erik Sjolund discovered a buffer overflow in pcdsvgaview, an SVGA PhotoCD viewer. xpcd-svga is part of xpcd and uses svgalib to display graphics on the Linux console for which root permissions are required. A malicious user could overflow a fixed-size buffer and may cause the program to execute arbitrary code with elevated privileges.


Bugtraq ID 12523
CVE Name CVE-2005-0074