SUSE SLED12 Security Update : gimp (SUSE-SU-2017:0945-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for gimp fixes the following issues: This security issue
was fixed :

- CVE-2007-3126: Context-dependent attackers were able to
cause a denial of service via an ICO file with an
InfoHeader containing a Height of zero (bsc#1032241).
These non-security issues were fixed :

- bsc#1025717: Prefer lcms2 over lcms1 if both are
available

- bgo#593576: Preven crash in PDF Import filter when
importing large image PDF or specifying high resolution

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1025717
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1032241
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2007-3126.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?1ab64172

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Workstation Extension 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-WE-12-SP2-2017-545=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2017-545=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2017-545=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99231 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3126

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