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PostPosted: Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:26 pm    Post subject: [ GLSA 201903-06 ] rdesktop Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: rdesktop: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201903-06)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2019-03-10
Bug(s): #674558
ID: 201903-06

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in rdesktop, the
worst of which could result in the remote execution of arbitrary code.


Background

rdesktop is a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Client.

Affected Packages

Package: net-misc/rdesktop
Vulnerable: < 1.8.4
Unaffected: >= 1.8.4
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in rdesktop. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.


Impact

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain
sensitive information, or execute arbitrary code.


Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All rdesktop users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/rdesktop-1.8.4"
   


References

CVE-2018-20174
CVE-2018-20175
CVE-2018-20176
CVE-2018-20177
CVE-2018-20178
CVE-2018-20179
CVE-2018-20180
CVE-2018-20181
CVE-2018-20182
CVE-2018-8791
CVE-2018-8792
CVE-2018-8793
CVE-2018-8794
CVE-2018-8795
CVE-2018-8796
CVE-2018-8797
CVE-2018-8798
CVE-2018-8799
CVE-2018-8800
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