Debian DSA-2813-1 : gimp - several vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 71276


The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.


Murray McAllister discovered multiple integer and buffer overflows in the XWD plugin in Gimp, which can result in the execution of arbitrary code.


Upgrade the gimp packages.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), these problems have been fixed in version 2.6.10-1+squeeze4. This update also fixes CVE-2012-3403, CVE-2012-3481 and CVE-2012-5576.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in version 2.8.2-2+deb7u1.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 71276

File Name: debian_DSA-2813.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/12/10

Updated: 2020/03/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

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:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:debian:debian_linux:gimp, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:6.0, cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:7.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Debian/release, Host/Debian/dpkg-l

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/12/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1913, CVE-2013-1978

BID: 64098, 64105

DSA: 2813