Amazon Linux AMI : graphviz (ALAS-2014-284)

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Synopsis :

The remote Amazon Linux AMI host is missing a security update.

Description :

Stack-based buffer overflow in the yyerror function in
lib/cgraph/scan.l in Graphviz 2.34.0 allows remote attackers to have
unspecified impact via a long line in a dot file.

See also :

Solution :

Run 'yum update graphviz' to update your system.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Amazon Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72302 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0978

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