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|Posted: Fri Dec 26, 2014 1:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-38 ] Icecast: Multiple Vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Icecast: Multiple Vulnerabilities (GLSA 201412-38)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: December 26, 2014
Bug(s): #529956, #530784
Two vulnerabilities have been found in Icecast, possibly resulting
in privilege escalation or disclosure of information.
Icecast is an open source alternative to SHOUTcast that supports MP3,
OGG (Vorbis/Theora) and AAC streaming.
Vulnerable: < 2.4.1
Unaffected: >= 2.4.1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Two vulnerabilities have been discovered in Icecast:
- Icecast does not properly handle shared file descriptors
- Supplementary group privileges are not changed (CVE-2014-9091)
A local attacker can possibly gain escalated privileges or obtain
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Icecast users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/icecast-2.4.1"