USN-6521-1: GIMP vulnerabilities
29 November 2023
GIMP could be made to crash or run programs as your login if it opened a specially crafted file.
- gimp - GNU Image Manipulation Program
It was discovered that GIMP incorrectly handled certain image files. If a
user were tricked into opening a specially crafted image, an attacker could
use this issue to cause GIMP to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or
possibly execute arbitrary code.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.