openSUSE Security Update : gimp (openSUSE-SU-2011:0162-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Four buffer overflows have been fixed in gimp and its plugins.
CVE-2010-4540-CVE-2010-4543 have been assigned to these issues.

- CVE-2010-4540: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

- CVE-2010-4541: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

- CVE-2010-4542: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

- CVE-2010-4543: CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.3
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P): Buffer Errors (CWE-119)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-03/msg00005.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=662043

Solution :

Update the affected gimp packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75513 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4540
CVE-2010-4541
CVE-2010-4542
CVE-2010-4543

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