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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200705-08
(GIMP: Buffer overflow)
Marsu discovered that the 'set_color_table()' function in the SUNRAS
plugin is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow.
An attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted .RAS file,
possibly leading to the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges
of the user running GIMP.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All GIMP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/gimp-2.2.14'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25185 (gentoo_GLSA-200705-08.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2007-2356
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