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|Posted: Sun Dec 04, 2016 11:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201612-06 ] nghttp2
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: nghttp2: Heap-use-after-free (GLSA 201612-06)
Date: December 04, 2016
Nghttp2 is vulnerable to a heap-use-after-free flaw in idle stream
Nghttp2 is an implementation of HTTP/2 and its header compression
algorithm HPACK in C.
Vulnerable: < 1.6.0
Unaffected: >= 1.6.0
Architectures: All supported architectures
A heap-use-after-free vulnerability has been discovered in nghttp2.
Please review the CVE identifier referenced below for details.
The impact of the vulnerability is still unknown.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All nghttp2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/nghttp2-1.6.0"