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gimp 2.8.16 updates

Security fix for CVE-2016-4994

  • Vendor: Fedora
  • Vendor ID: FEDORA-2016-acbd6a75f3
  • Date: July 15, 2016


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2016-acbd6a75f3
2016-07-15 04:58:26.453790
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Name : gimp
Product : Fedora 22
Version : 2.8.16
Release : 2.fc22
URL : http://www.gimp.org/
Summary : GNU Image Manipulation Program
Description :
GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a powerful image composition and
editing program, which can be extremely useful for creating logos and other
graphics for webpages. GIMP has many of the tools and filters you would expect
to find in similar commercial offerings, and some interesting extras as well.
GIMP provides a large image manipulation toolbox, including channel operations
and layers, effects, sub-pixel imaging and anti-aliasing, and conversions, all
with multi-level undo.

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Update Information:

Security fix for CVE-2016-4994
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #1348617 - CVE-2016-4994 gimp: Use-after-free vulnerabilities in the channel and layer
properties parsing process
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1348617
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use
su -c 'yum update gimp' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at https://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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