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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-200707-09
(GIMP: Multiple integer overflows)
Sean Larsson from iDefense Labs discovered multiple integer overflows
in various GIMP plugins (CVE-2006-4519). Stefan Cornelius from Secunia
Research discovered an integer overflow in the
seek_to_and_unpack_pixeldata() function when processing PSD files
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted image
file, possibly resulting in 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-2.2.16'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 25791 (gentoo_GLSA-200707-09.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4519CVE-2007-2949
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