Upstream information

CVE-2012-3481 at MITRE

Description

Integer overflow in the ReadImage function in plug-ins/common/file-gif-load.c in the GIF image format plug-in in GIMP 2.8.x and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted height and len properties in a GIF image file, which triggers a heap-based buffer overflow. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 724628 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 763595 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 776572 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • gimp >= 2.6.2-3.34.45.1
  • gimp-devel >= 2.6.2-3.34.45.1
  • gimp-lang >= 2.6.2-3.34.45.1
  • gimp-plugins-python >= 2.6.2-3.34.45.1


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SLED-10-SP4 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 gimp Released