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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-3236 (1 public exploit)

fits-io.c in GIMP before 2.8.1 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer dereference and application crash) via a malformed XTENSION header of a .fit file, as demonstrated using a long string.
Publish Date : 2012-07-12 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-3236

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application GNU Gimp 2.2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application GNU Gimp 2.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application GNU Gimp 2.3.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application GNU Gimp 2.4.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application GNU Gimp 2.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application GNU Gimp 2.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application GNU Gimp 2.6.8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application GNU Gimp 2.6.11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application GNU Gimp 2.7.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application GNU Gimp 2.8.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
GNU Gimp 10

- References For CVE-2012-3236
XF gimp-fit-dos(76658) CONFIRM
SUSE openSUSE-SU-2012:1080
BID 54246 GIMP 'fit' File Format Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2013-04-09 CONFIRM
EXPLOIT-DB 19482 GIMP 2.8.0 FIT File Format DoS Author:Joseph Sheridan Release Date:2012-06-30 (multiple) dos
BUGTRAQ 20120629 GIMP FIT File Format DoS

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-3236

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