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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3909

Original release date: 11/18/2009
Last revised: 05/14/2013


Integer overflow in the read_channel_data function in plug-ins/file-psd/psd-load.c in GIMP 2.6.7 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PSD file that triggers a heap-based buffer overflow.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: DEBIAN
Name: DSA-1941
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2010-1021
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20091117 Secunia Research: Gimp PSD Image Parsing Integer Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: MANDRIVA
Name: MDVSA-2009:332
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-3270
Type: Advisory
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.gnome.org/cgit/gimp/commit/?id=0e440cb6d4d6ee029667363d244aff61b154c33c
Type: Patch Information
External Source: BID
Name: 37040
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 60178
External Source: MISC
Name: https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=600741
External Source: REDHAT
Name: RHSA-2012:1181
External Source: SUSE
Name: SUSE-SR:2010:009
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://git.gnome.org/cgit/gimp/commit/?id=9cc8d78ff33b7a36852b74e64b427489cad44d0e
Type: Patch Information
External Source: GENTOO
Name: GLSA-201209-23

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