openSUSE 10 Security Update : gimp-unstable (gimp-unstable-3281)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 27239


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Specially crafted RAS files could cause a buffer overflow in the SUNRAS plugin. The bug could potentially be exploited to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2007-2356).


Update the affected gimp-unstable package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 27239

File Name: suse_gimp-unstable-3281.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.9 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/10/17

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gimp-unstable, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:10.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2007/05/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2356

CWE: 119