Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Sun Dec 04, 2016 2:26 pm Post subject: [ glsa 201612-09 ] gd
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: GD: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201612-09)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: December 04, 2016
Bug(s): #587662, #587968, #592720, #592722
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GD, the worst of which
allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.
GD is a graphic library for fast image creation.
Vulnerable: < 2.2.3
Unaffected: >= 2.2.3
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GD. 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 gd users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/gd-2.2.3"