|Bugzilla:||953902: CVE-2013-1978 gimp: XWD plugin color map heap-based buffer overflow|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Heap-based buffer overflow in the read_xwd_cols function in file-xwd.c in the X Window Dump (XWD) plug-in in GIMP 2.6.9 and earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via an X Window System (XWD) image dump with more colors than color map entries.
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Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 5 (gimp)||RHSA-2013:1778||December 03, 2013|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (gimp)||RHSA-2013:1778||December 03, 2013|
This issue was discovered by Murray McAllister of the Red Hat Security Response Team.
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