Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : gimp (cve_2012_2763_buffer_overflow)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party
software.

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- Buffer overflow in the readstr_upto function in
plug-ins/script-fu/tinyscheme/ scheme.c in GIMP 2.6.12
and earlier, and possibly 2.6.13, allows remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long string in
a command to the script-fu server. (CVE-2012-2763)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b5f8def1
http://www.nessus.org/u?9b9256cf

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11/11 SRU 11.4.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80619 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2763

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