GLSA-201311-05 : GIMP: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 70835
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201311-05 (GIMP: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GIMP. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted KiSS palette, GIF image or XWD file using GIMP, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll GIMP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/gimp-2.8.2-r1'