Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2006-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.
Henning Makholm discovered that gimp did not sufficiently validate the
'num_axes' parameter in XCF files. By tricking a user into opening a
specially crafted XCF file with Gimp, an attacker could exploit this
to execute arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 27887 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-3404