SuSE 10 Security Update : gimp (ZYPP Patch Number 8253)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update of The Gimp fixes a heap overflow that could have been
exploited by attackers to cause a Denial of Service (application
crash) or to potentially execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-3481)

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3481.html

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8253.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61680 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3481

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