Debian Security Advisory DSA 2813-1 (gimp - several vulnerabilities)

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

7.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

8 years ago

Modified

Modified

6 months ago

Summary

Murray McAllister discovered multiple integer and buffer overflows in the XWD plugin in Gimp, which can result in the execution of arbitrary code.

Affected Software

Affected Software

gimp on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.

Solution

Solution

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 2.6.10-1+squeeze4. This update also fixes CVE-2012-3403, CVE-2012-3481 and CVE-2012-5576 . For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 2.8.2-2+deb7u1. For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems will be fixed soon. We recommend that you upgrade your gimp packages.

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