Saturday, December 12, 2009

Security Update: GIMP

GIMP has been upgraded to the latest version to fix security problem. Mozilla Thunderbird is also upgraded to 3.0, the latest version which has been released few days ago by Mozilla. Congratulations to Mozilla and enjoy the new applications.

Here's the -Current changelog:
Sat Dec 12 04:51:11 UTC 2009
xap/gimp-2.6.8-i486-1.txz: Upgraded.
This fixes integer overflows in the image handling plugins that could lead to the execution of arbitrary code or an application crash if a malicious image is loaded.
For more information, see:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-1570
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2009-3909
(* Security fix *)

xap/mozilla-thunderbird-3.0-i686-1.txz: Upgraded.
Congrats to Mozilla Messaging on the great new Thunderbird release!