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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: Perl: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201909-01)
Severity: normal
Exploitable: remote
Date: 2019-09-06
Bug(s): #653432, #670190
ID: 201909-01

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Perl, the worst of
which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.


Background

Perl is a highly capable, feature-rich programming language.

Affected Packages

Package: dev-lang/perl
Vulnerable: < 5.28.2
Unaffected: >= 5.28.2
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

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


Impact

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Perl users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-lang/perl-5.28.2"
   


References

CVE-2018-18311
CVE-2018-18312
CVE-2018-18313
CVE-2018-18314
CVE-2018-6797
CVE-2018-6798
CVE-2018-6913
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