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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-4541: GIMP: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-4541: GIMP: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/07/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
07/23/2018

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the loadit function in plug-ins/common/sphere-designer.c in the SPHERE DESIGNER plugin in GIMP 2.6.11 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long "Number of lights" field in a plugin configuration file. NOTE: it may be uncommon to obtain a GIMP plugin configuration file from an untrusted source that is separate from the distribution of the plugin itself.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-gfx-gimp

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