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CVE-2010-4541 Detail

Current Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in the loadit function in plug-ins/common/sphere-designer.c in the SPHERE DESIGNER plugin in GIMP 2.6.11 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long "Number of lights" field in a plugin configuration file. NOTE: it may be uncommon to obtain a GIMP plugin configuration file from an untrusted source that is separate from the distribution of the plugin itself.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=608497
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-04/msg00000.html
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/01/03/2
http://openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2011/01/04/7
http://secunia.com/advisories/48236
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201209-23.xml
http://www.debian.org/security/2012/dsa-2426
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:103
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0837.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0838.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0839.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0016 Vendor Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=666793
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/64581

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer (CWE-119)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gimp:gimp:2.6.11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4541
NVD Published Date:
01/07/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018