This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
A stack-based buffer overflow flaw, a heap-based buffer overflow, and
an integer overflow flaw were found in the way GIMP loaded certain X
Window System (XWD) image dump files. A remote attacker could provide
a specially crafted XWD image file that, when processed, would cause
the XWD plug-in to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with
the privileges of the user running the GIMP. (CVE-2012-5576,
The GIMP must be restarted for the update to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Public Exploit Available : true