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CVE-2012-3403 Detail

Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in the KiSS CEL file format plug-in in GIMP 2.8.x and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted KiSS palette file, which triggers an "invalid free."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  08/25/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-3403
Original release date:
08/25/2012
Last revised:
12/05/2013
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-08/msg00020.html External Source SUSE SUSE-SU-2012:1029
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-09/msg00000.html External Source SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1080
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1180.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2012:1180
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1181.html External Source REDHAT RHSA-2012:1181
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:142 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2012:142
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:082 External Source MANDRIVA MDVSA-2013:082
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/08/20/7 External Source MLIST [oss-security] 20120820 The Gimp CEL plug-in CVE-2012-3403 issue
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/55101 External Source BID 55101
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027411 External Source SECTRACK 1027411
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1559-1 External Source UBUNTU USN-1559-1
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839020 External Source MISC https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=839020

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