Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing a security-related patch.
Murray McAllister discovered that GIMP incorrectly handled malformed
XWD files. If a user were tricked into opening a specially crafted XWD
file, an attacker could cause GIMP to crash, or possibly execute
arbitrary code with the user's privileges.
Update the affected gimp package.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false