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|Posted: Wed Apr 04, 2018 3:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201804-01 ] libxslt
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: libxslt: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201804-01)
Bug(s): #598204, #612194
Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in libxslt, the worst of
which may allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.
libxslt is the XSLT C library developed for the GNOME project. XSLT is
an XML language to define transformations for XML.
Vulnerable: < 1.1.30
Unaffected: >= 1.1.30
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in libxslt. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, via a crafted HTML page, could possibly execute
arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition or leak information.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All libxslt users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/libxslt-1.1.30"