|Bugzilla:||537356: CVE-2009-1570 Gimp: Integer overflow in the BMP image file plugin|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Integer overflow in the ReadImage function in plug-ins/file-bmp/bmp-read.c in GIMP 2.6.7 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a BMP file with crafted width and height values that trigger a heap-based buffer overflow.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 4 (gimp)||RHSA-2011:0837||May 31, 2011|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (gimp)||RHSA-2011:0838||May 31, 2011|
Red Hat would like to thank Stefan Cornelius of Secunia Research for responsibly reporting this flaw.
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