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|Posted: Thu Sep 24, 2015 8:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201509-04 ] libtasn1
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: libtasn1: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201509-04)
Date: September 24, 2015
Bug(s): #544922, #548252
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libtasn1, the worst of
which could lead to arbitrary code execution.
libtasn1 is an ASN.1 library
Vulnerable: < 1.4.5
Unaffected: >= 1.4.5
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libtasn1. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libtasn1 users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/libtasn1-1.4.5"