Fedora 16 : gimp-2.6.12-2.fc16 (2012-12364)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 61756


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


This update fixes security and stability issues in various image format loaders. Security issues fixed include CVE-2012-3403 and CVE-2012-3481.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected gimp package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 61756

File Name: fedora_2012-12364.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.8 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2012/09/04

Modified: 2015/10/20

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:gimp, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:16

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/08/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3403, CVE-2012-3481

BID: 55101

FEDORA: 2012-12364