SuSE 10 Security Update : Gimp (ZYPP Patch Number 7776)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 57200

Synopsis

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

Description

Specially crafted gif files could have caused an infinite loop or a heap-based buffer overflow in the gif decoder (CVE-2011-2896). This has been fixed.

Solution

Apply ZYPP patch number 7776.

See Also

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2011-2896.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 57200

File Name: suse_gimp-7776.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 12/13/2011

Updated: 1/19/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/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: 9/23/2011

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-2896