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|Posted: Sat Jan 25, 2014 4:12 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201401-16 ] CCID: Arbitrary code execution
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: CCID: Arbitrary code execution (GLSA 201401-16)
Date: January 21, 2014
A vulnerability in CCID could result in execution of arbitrary
CCID is a generic USB Chip/Smart Card Interface Devices driver.
Vulnerable: < 1.4.1-r1
Unaffected: >= 1.4.1-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
CCID contains an integer overflow vulnerability in ccid_serial.c.
A physically proximate attacker could execute arbitrary code via a smart
card with a specially crafted
There is no known workaround at this time.
All CCID users should upgrade to the latest version:
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-crypt/ccid-1.4.1-r1"
available since January 21, 2011. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.