Slackware Linux 15.0 / current gimp Multiple Vulnerabilities (SSA:2023-320-01)

critical Nessus Plugin ID 185902


The remote Slackware Linux host is missing a security update to gimp.


The version of gimp installed on the remote host is prior to 2.10.36. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the SSA:2023-320-01 advisory.

Note that Nessus has not tested for these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade the affected gimp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 185902

File Name: Slackware_SSA_2023-320-01.nasl

Version: 1.0

Type: local

Published: 11/16/2023

Updated: 11/16/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-44444


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.1

Temporal Score: 7.9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:slackware:slackware_linux:gimp, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux, cpe:/o:slackware:slackware_linux:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Slackware/release, Host/Slackware/packages

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/16/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/16/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-44441, CVE-2023-44442, CVE-2023-44443, CVE-2023-44444