EulerOS 2.0 SP1 : gimp gimp-help (EulerOS-SA-2016-1075)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 99835


The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.


According to the version of the gimp gimp-help packages installed, the EulerOS installation on the remote host is affected by the following vulnerability :

- Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities were found in GIMP in the channel and layer properties parsing process when loading XCF files.An attacker could create a specially crafted XCF file which could cause GIMP to crash. (CVE-2016-4994)

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


Update the affected gimp gimp-help package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 99835

File Name: EulerOS_SA-2016-1075.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/05/02

Modified: 2017/05/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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


Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gimp, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gimp-help, p-cpe:/a:huawei:euleros:gimp-libs, cpe:/o:huawei:euleros:2.0

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/11/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-4994

OSVDB: 140355