Mandriva Security Advisory MDVSA-2009:296-1 (gimp)

The remote host is missing an update to gimp announced via advisory MDVSA-2009:296-1.
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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. Update: Packages for 2008.0 are being provided due to extended support for Corporate products. Affected: 2008.0