Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GIMP, the worst of which allow execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||media-gfx/gimp on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 2.8.2-r1|
|Unaffected versions||>= 2.8.2-r1|
GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GIMP. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted KiSS palette, GIF image or XWD file using GIMP, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All GIMP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/gimp-2.8.2-r1"