openSUSE 10 Security Update : gimp (gimp-1921)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A buffer overflow was fixed in the xcf loader in GIMP that 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. (CVE-2006-3404)

Solution :

Update the affected gimp package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27234 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3404

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