Gimp vulnerability

2007-07-04T00:00:00
ID USN-480-1
Type ubuntu
Reporter Ubuntu
Modified 2007-07-04T00:00:00

Description

Stefan Cornelius discovered that Gimp could miscalculate the size of heap buffers when processing PSD images. By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted PSD file with Gimp, an attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code with the user’s privileges.