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GIMP Script-Fu Server Buffer Overflow Vulnerability CVE-2012-2763

Severity
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CVSSv3 Score
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Vulnerability description

GIMP Script-Fu Server is prone to a buffer overflow vulnerability.

Risk description

The script-fu server process in GIMP fails to handle a specially crafted command input sent to TCP port 10008, which could be exploited by remote attackers to cause a buffer overflow. Successful exploitation will allow attackers to gain control of EIP and potentially execute arbitrary code.

Recommendation

Upgrade to GIMP version 2.8.0 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Jul 12, 2012
Detection added at
Software Type
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Vendor
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Product
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