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GIMP Script-Fu Server Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

Information

Severity

Severity

High

Family

Family

Buffer overflow

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

10 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

This host is running GIMP Script-Fu Server and is prone to buffer overflow vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The script-fu server process in GIMP fails to handle a specially crafted command input sent to TCP port 10008, which could be exploited by remote attackers to cause a buffer overflow.

Affected Software

Affected Software

GIMP version 2.6.12 and prior.

Solution

Solution

Upgrade to GIMP version 2.8.0 or later.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)