CVE-2016-4994

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2016-06-20
CWE:
CWE-416
Bugzilla:
1348617: CVE-2016-4994 gimp: Use-after-free vulnerabilities in the channel and layer properties parsing process
Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities were found in GIMP in the channel and layer properties parsing process when loading XCF files. An attacker could create a specially crafted XCF file which could cause GIMP to crash.

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CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 2.6
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 2.5
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Attack Vector Local
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Low

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (gimp) RHSA-2016:2589 2016-11-03

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 gimp Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 gimp Will not fix
Last Modified