SuSE 10 Security Update : gimp (ZYPP Patch Number 1920)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

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)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-3404.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 1920.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29441 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3404

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