Fedora Core 6 : gimp-2.2.17-1.fc6 (2007-627)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Fedora Core host is missing a security update.

Description :

- Fri Jul 13 2007 Nils Philippsen <nphilipp at redhat.com>
- 2:2.2.17-1

- version 2.2.17

Bugs fixed in GIMP 2.2.17 =========================

- fixed regression in PSD load plug-in (bug #456042)

- fixed crash when loading a corrupt PSD file (bug

- work around for Pango appending ' Not-Rotated' to font

- Wed Jul 11 2007 Nils Philippsen <nphilipp at
redhat.com> - 2:2.2.16-2

- don't let gimp-plugin-mgr --uninstall fail %post

- Mon Jul 9 2007 Nils Philippsen <nphilipp at
redhat.com> - 2:2.2.16-1

- version 2.2.16

Bugs fixed in GIMP 2.2.16 =========================

- improved input value validation in several file plug-ins
(bug #453973)

- improved handling of corrupt or invalid XCF files

- guard against integer overflows in several file
plug-ins (bug #451379)

- fixed handling of background alpha channel in XCF
files (bug #443097)

- improved forward compatibility of the config parser

- fixed crash when previewing some animated brushes (bug

- remove obsolete psd-invalid-dimensions patch

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :


Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :


Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25745 (fedora_2007-627.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:


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