Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : gimp (cve_2012_4564_design_error)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80623
SynopsisThe remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party software.
DescriptionThe remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address security updates :
- ppm2tiff does not check the return value of the TIFFScanlineSize function, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted PPM image that triggers an integer overflow, a zero-memory allocation, and a heap-based buffer overflow. (CVE-2012-4564)
SolutionUpgrade to Solaris 18.104.22.168.0.