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|Posted: Sat Nov 10, 2018 4:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201811-09 ] Icecast
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Icecast: Arbitrary code execution (GLSA 201811-09)
A vulnerability in Icecast might allow remote attackers to execute
Icecast is an open source alternative to SHOUTcast that supports MP3,
OGG (Vorbis/Theora) and AAC streaming.
Vulnerable: < 2.4.4
Unaffected: >= 2.4.4
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple buffer overflows have been discovered in Icecast. Please review
the CVE identifier referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by sending a specially crafted request using
authentication type “url”, 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 Icecast users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/icecast-2.4.4"