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Debian: Security update for The Gimp

This update of The Gimp fixes a heap overflow that could have been exploited by attackers to cause a Denial of Service (application crash) or to potentially execute arbitrary code. Updated packages are available from security.debian.org.

  SUSE Security Update: Security update for gimp
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Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2012:1038-1
Rating:             important
References:         #724628 
Cross-References:   CVE-2012-3481
Affected Products:
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
                   SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4
                   SLE SDK 10 SP4
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  An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.

Description:


  This update of The Gimp fixes a heap overflow that could
  have been  exploited by attackers to cause a Denial of
  Service (application crash) or  to potentially execute
  arbitrary code (CVE-2012-3481).

  Security Issue reference:

  * CVE-2012-3481
  <http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-3481



Patch Instructions:

  To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
  Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2:

     zypper in -t patch sdksp1-gimp-6712

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1:

     zypper in -t patch sdksp1-gimp-6712

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2:

     zypper in -t patch sledsp1-gimp-6712

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1:

     zypper in -t patch sledsp1-gimp-6712

  To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP2 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):

     gimp-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-devel-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-lang-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-plugins-python-2.6.2-3.34.39.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1 (i586 ia64 ppc64 s390x x86_64):

     gimp-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-devel-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-lang-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-plugins-python-2.6.2-3.34.39.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2 (i586 x86_64):

     gimp-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-lang-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-plugins-python-2.6.2-3.34.39.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1 (i586 x86_64):

     gimp-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-lang-2.6.2-3.34.39.1
     gimp-plugins-python-2.6.2-3.34.39.1

  - SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 10 SP4 (i586 x86_64):

     gimp-2.2.10-22.46.1
     gimp-devel-2.2.10-22.46.1

  - SLE SDK 10 SP4 (i586 ia64 ppc s390x x86_64):

     gimp-2.2.10-22.46.1
     gimp-devel-2.2.10-22.46.1


References:

  http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2012-3481.html
  https://bugzilla.novell.com/724628
  http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=12c9a930398cff75c99abf194e212747
  http://download.novell.com/patch/finder/?keywords=e035e67d5f659aef60e434860c71dcfa
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