SuSE 11 Security Update : gimp (SAT Patch Number 2155)

High Nessus Plugin ID 50910


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


Integer overflows in the BMP and PSD plug-ins potentially allowed attackers to execute arbitrary code on the victim's system by tricking the victim to open specially crafted files. (CVE-2009-1570 / CVE-2009-3909)


Apply SAT patch number 2155.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 50910

File Name: suse_11_gimp-100318.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/12/02

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gimp, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gimp-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gimp-plugins-python, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-1570, CVE-2009-3909

CWE: 189