GLSA-201503-06 : ICU: 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-201503-06
(ICU: Multiple Vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

A remote attacker can cause Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201503-06

Solution :

All ICU users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-libs/icu-54.1-r1'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82005 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72288
72980

CVE ID: CVE-2014-7923
CVE-2014-7926
CVE-2014-7940
CVE-2014-9654

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