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PostPosted: Tue Jul 07, 2015 10:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201507-06 ] UnRTF Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: UnRTF: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201507-06)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: July 07, 2015
Bug(s): #531544
ID: 201507-06

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in UnRTF, the worst of
which may result in execution of arbitrary code.


Background

UnRTF is a command-line program which converts RTF documents to other
formats.


Affected Packages

Package: app-text/unrtf
Vulnerable: < 0.21.9
Unaffected: >= 0.21.9
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in UnRTF. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All UnRTF users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/unrtf-0.21.9"
   


References

CVE-2014-9274
CVE-2014-9275
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