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Security Advisory gimp security update

Advisory: RHSA-2006:0598-5
Type: Security Advisory
Severity: Moderate
Issued on: 2006-07-18
Last updated on: 2006-07-18
Affected Products: Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)
CVEs (cve.mitre.org): CVE-2006-3404

Details

Updated gimp packages that fix a security issue are now available for Red
Hat Enterprise Linux 4.

This update has been rated as having moderate security impact by the Red
Hat Security Response Team.

The GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is an image composition and
editing program.

Henning Makholm discovered a buffer overflow bug in The GIMP XCF file
loader. An attacker could create a carefully crafted image that could
execute arbitrary code if opened by a victim. (CVE-2006-3404)

Please note that this issue did not affect the gimp packages in Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 2.1, or 3.

Users of The GIMP should update to these erratum packages which contain a
backported fix to correct this issue.


Solution

Before applying this update, make sure all previously released errata
relevant to your system have been applied.

This update is available via Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network,
launch the Red Hat Update Agent with the following command:

up2date

This will start an interactive process that will result in the appropriate
RPMs being upgraded on your system.

Updated packages

Red Hat Desktop (v. 4)

IA-32:
gimp-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 4df3bf6b7eb28e00565d675710336a70
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 1281afed4e3e307b54d110e9069319a3
 
x86_64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: a663dde0c10dbd66978a2331ff6d617c
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: be6424607dc53cace28ba1fbb99938ee
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux AS (v. 4)

IA-32:
gimp-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 4df3bf6b7eb28e00565d675710336a70
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 1281afed4e3e307b54d110e9069319a3
 
IA-64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: c10526624b14a3d01dc0403323b3b334
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: c4ab05bcab59def7b78b12c02f3d55a9
 
PPC:
gimp-2.0.5-6.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: f6d626ad978e353c9d22dd613787293b
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.ppc.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 0a5014b0b8d5fe00bb7a26c479cb556c
 
s390:
gimp-2.0.5-6.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: fa6b172b11970b24616833467919ed82
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.s390.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: cca46a04cb1447a9e3c17b059735e142
 
s390x:
gimp-2.0.5-6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: ad3aef899acaeb2cf10bf8826e66cb34
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.s390x.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: d78a1cca918edfb422a557e76afd50cd
 
x86_64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: a663dde0c10dbd66978a2331ff6d617c
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: be6424607dc53cace28ba1fbb99938ee
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux ES (v. 4)

IA-32:
gimp-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 4df3bf6b7eb28e00565d675710336a70
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 1281afed4e3e307b54d110e9069319a3
 
IA-64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: c10526624b14a3d01dc0403323b3b334
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: c4ab05bcab59def7b78b12c02f3d55a9
 
x86_64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: a663dde0c10dbd66978a2331ff6d617c
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: be6424607dc53cace28ba1fbb99938ee
 
Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS (v. 4)

IA-32:
gimp-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 4df3bf6b7eb28e00565d675710336a70
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.i386.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: 1281afed4e3e307b54d110e9069319a3
 
IA-64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: c10526624b14a3d01dc0403323b3b334
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.ia64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: c4ab05bcab59def7b78b12c02f3d55a9
 
x86_64:
gimp-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: a663dde0c10dbd66978a2331ff6d617c
gimp-devel-2.0.5-6.x86_64.rpm
File outdated by:  RHSA-2011:0837
    MD5: be6424607dc53cace28ba1fbb99938ee
 
(The unlinked packages above are only available from the Red Hat Network)

Bugs fixed (see bugzilla for more information)

198269 - CVE-2006-3404 gimp xcf buffer overflow


References



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