GLSA-201602-03 : libwmf: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201602-03
(libwmf: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known work around at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201602-03

Solution :

All libwmf users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libwmf-0.2.8.4-r6'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103586 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-0848
CVE-2015-4588
CVE-2015-4695
CVE-2015-4696

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