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|Posted: Sun Dec 14, 2014 5:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-25 ] QtGui: Denial of Service
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: QtGui: Denial of Service (GLSA 201412-25)
Date: December 13, 2014
A NULL pointer dereference in QtGui could lead to Denial of
QtGui is the GUI module and platform plugins for the Qt5 framework.
Vulnerable: < 4.8.5-r2
Unaffected: >= 4.8.5-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
A NULL pointer dereference has been found in QtGui.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted GIF image, possibly
resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All QtGui users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-qt/qtgui-4.8.5-r2"