Mandriva Linux Security Advisory 2009:296-1: gimp

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in gimp:

Integer overflow in the ReadImage function in
plug-ins/file-bmp/bmp-read.c in GIMP 2.6.7 might allow remote attackers
to execute arbitrary code via a BMP file with crafted width and height
values that trigger a heap-based buffer overflow (CVE-2009-1570).

This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.


Packages for 2008.0 are being provided due to extended support for
Corporate products.


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