Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Thu Mar 28, 2019 4:26 am Post subject: [ glsa 201903-18 ] gd
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: GD: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201903-18)
Exploitable: local, remote
Bug(s): #664732, #679702
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GD, the worst of which
could result in the remote execution of arbitrary code.
GD is a graphic library for fast image creation.
Vulnerable: < 2.2.5-r2
Unaffected: >= 2.2.5-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GD. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted
image, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of
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-2.2.5-r2"