SuSE 10 Security Update : gimp (ZYPP Patch Number 3993)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29444


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Multiple gimp import filters contained integer overflows. Attackers could exploit that to potentially execute code by tricking users into opening specially crafted files. (CVE-2006-4519)


Apply ZYPP patch number 3993.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29444

File Name: suse_gimp-3993.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2012/05/17

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: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/08/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-4519

CWE: 189