Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gimp (MDKSA-2007:108)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Marsu discovered a stack overflow issue in the GIMP's RAS file loader.
An attacker could create a carefully crafted file that would cause the
GIMP to crash or potentially execute arbitrary code as the user
opening the file.

The updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25310 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-108.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2356

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