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CVE-2012-2763

Published: 12 July 2012

Buffer overflow in the readstr_upto function in plug-ins/script-fu/tinyscheme/scheme.c in GIMP 2.6.12 and earlier, and possibly 2.6.13, allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long string in a command to the script-fu server.

Notes

AuthorNote
tyhicks
The vast majority of gimp installs will not be using the script-fu
network server
mdeslaur
The script-fu network server should not be used in untrusted
environments. We are not going to fix this, marking as ignored.
Priority

Low

Status

Package Release Status
gimp
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
hardy Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
lucid Ignored

natty Ignored
(reached end-of-life)
oneiric Ignored

precise Not vulnerable
(2.8.0-2)
quantal Not vulnerable

raring Not vulnerable

upstream
Released (2.8.0)