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|Posted: Tue Jul 11, 2017 4:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201706-19 ] GNU C Library
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: GNU C Library: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201706-19)
Exploitable: local, remote
Bug(s): #608698, #608706, #622220
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the GNU C Library, the
worst of which may allow execution of arbitrary code.
The GNU C library is the standard C library used by Gentoo Linux
Vulnerable: < 2.23-r4
Unaffected: >= 2.23-r4
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the GNU C Library.
Please review the CVE identifiers and Qualys’ security advisory
referenced below for details.
An attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
the process, escalate privileges or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All GNU C Library users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-libs/glibc-2.23-r4"
Qualys Security Advisory - The Stack Clash