Mandriva: 2013:082: gimp
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated gimp packages fix security vulnerabilities: An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was found in the GIMP's GIF image format plug-in. An attacker could create a specially-crafted GIF image file that, when opened, could [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:082
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : gimp
 Date    : April 9, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated gimp packages fix security vulnerabilities:
 
 An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow,
 was found in the GIMP's GIF image format plug-in. An attacker could
 create a specially-crafted GIF image file that, when opened, could
 cause the GIF plug-in to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary
 code with the privileges of the user running the GIMP (CVE-2012-3481).
 
 A heap-based buffer overflow flaw was found in the GIMP's KiSS CEL
 file format plug-in. An attacker could create a specially-crafted
 KiSS palette file that, when opened, could cause the CEL plug-in to
 crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
 the user running the GIMP (CVE-2012-3403).
 
 fits-io.c in GIMP before 2.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a
 denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash)
 via a malformed XTENSION header of a .fit file, as demonstrated using
 a long string. (CVE-2012-3236)
 
 GIMP 2.8.2 and earlier is vulnerable to memory corruption when
 reading XWD files, which could lead even to arbitrary code execution
 (CVE-2012-5576).
 
 Additionally it fixes partial translations in several languages.
 
 This gimp update provides the stable maintenance release 2.8.2 which
 fixes the above security issues.
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3481
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3403
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3236
 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5576
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0236
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0286
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2012-0360
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 b6feb9325ec35061c8fd141ed087d34d  mbs1/x86_64/gimp-2.8.2-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 24b3672de4e5459df91b0469f157f6c3  mbs1/x86_64/gimp-python-2.8.2-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 10d4bb699ab618df258d631e15f5ad33  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gimp2.0_0-2.8.2-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 e95694c1294b4be5239d2f9ceaee8261  mbs1/x86_64/lib64gimp2.0-devel-2.8.2-1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 a0666cee8a1a83ae2c251824e8a1faac  mbs1/SRPMS/gimp-2.8.2-1.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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