Upstream information

CVE-2013-1978 at MITRE

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the read_xwd_cols function in file-xwd.c in the X Window Dump (XWD) plug-in in GIMP 2.6.9 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an X Window System (XWD) image dump with more colors than color map entries.

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 entry: 853425 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • gimp >= 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
Patchnames:
sledsp3-gimp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • 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
Patchnames:
sdksp3-gimp
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
Patchnames:
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 GA gimp
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP3
  • 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
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8856
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3
  • gimp >= 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
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 8856


Status of this issue by product and package

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Product(s) Source package State
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 gimp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP3 gimp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP2 gimp Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise SDK 11 SP3 gimp Released