Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Thu Apr 02, 2020 12:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 202004-05 ] ledger
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: ledger: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 202004-05)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ledger, the worst of
which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
Ledger is a powerful, double-entry accounting system that is accessed
from the UNIX command-line.
Vulnerable: < 3.1.2
Unaffected: >= 3.1.2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ledger. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted
file using ledger, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All ledger users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-office/ledger-3.1.2"