Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gimp (MDKSA-2006:127)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A buffer overflow in the xcf_load_vector function in
app/xcf/xcf-load.c for gimp 2.2.x allows user-complicit attackers to
cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code
via an XCF file with a large num_axes value in the VECTORS property.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 23878 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-127.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 18877

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3404

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