CVE-2010-4540

NameCVE-2010-4540
DescriptionStack-based buffer overflow in the load_preset_response function in plug-ins/lighting/lighting-ui.c in the "LIGHTING EFFECTS > LIGHT" plugin in GIMP 2.6.11 allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a long Position field in a plugin configuration file. NOTE: it may be uncommon to obtain a GIMP plugin configuration file from an untrusted source that is separate from the distribution of the plugin itself. NOTE: some of these details are obtained from third party information.
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ReferencesDSA-2426-1
Debian Bugs608497

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
gimp (PTS)stretch (security), stretch2.8.18-1+deb9u1fixed
buster2.10.8-2fixed
bullseye2.10.22-4fixed
bookworm, sid2.10.30-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
gimpsourcesqueeze2.6.10-1+squeeze3DSA-2426-1
gimpsource(unstable)2.6.11-2low608497

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