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Mandriva: 2013:293: gimp Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated gimp package fixes security vulnerabilities: An integer overflow flaw and a heap-based buffer overflow were found in the way GIMP loaded certain X Window System (XWD) image dump files. A remote attacker could provide a specially crafted XWD image file that, [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:293
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : gimp
 Date    : December 18, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated gimp package fixes security vulnerabilities:
 
 An integer overflow flaw and a heap-based buffer overflow were found in
 the way GIMP loaded certain X Window System (XWD) image dump files. A
 remote attacker could provide a specially crafted XWD image file that,
 when processed, would cause the XWD plug-in to crash or, potentially,
 execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the GIMP
 (CVE-2013-1913, CVE-2013-1978).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-1913
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-1978
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2013-0365.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 f15f770e4f29aa83895a448a68bb52f9  mbs1/x86_64/gimp-2.8.2-1.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 d6e034a095663bdff562dfa31d24cb13  mbs1/x86_64/gimp-python-2.8.2-1.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 a7f7cb682deb13ba751abf0fc32ce4c2  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gimp2.0_0-2.8.2-1.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 a00244b9c15e58a5dac6f8502189cc32  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gimp2.0-devel-2.8.2-1.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 b439aff06112b9c94f3c11aa002bc9de  mbs1/SRPMS/gimp-2.8.2-1.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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