EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : gimp gimp-help (EulerOS-SA-2016-1075)

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Synopsis :

The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.

Description :

According to the version of the gimp gimp-help packages installed,
the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the
following vulnerability :

- Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities were found in
GIMP in the channel and layer properties parsing
process when loading XCF files.An attacker could create
a specially crafted XCF file which could cause GIMP to
crash. (CVE-2016-4994)

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

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?2d8f4ad2

Solution :

Update the affected gimp
gimp-help package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Huawei Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99835 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-4994

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