|Category:||Red Hat Local Security Checks|
|Title:||RedHat Update for gegl RHSA-2012:1455-01|
|Summary:||The remote host is missing an update for the 'gegl'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.|
The remote host is missing an update for the 'gegl'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
GEGL (Generic Graphics Library) is a graph-based image processing
An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, was
found in the way the gegl utility processed .ppm (Portable Pixel Map) image
files. An attacker could create a specially-crafted .ppm file that, when
opened in gegl, would cause gegl to crash or, potentially, execute
arbitrary code. (CVE-2012-4433)
This issue was discovered by Murray McAllister of the Red Hat Security
Users of gegl should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch to correct this issue.
gegl on Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)
Please Install the Updated Packages.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-4433|
BugTraq ID: 56404
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2012:1455
SuSE Security Announcement: openSUSE-SU-2013:0159 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: gegl-ppm-bo(79822)
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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