GLSA-201612-09 : GD: 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-201612-09
(GD: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GD. 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 a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-09

Solution :

All gd users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/gd-2.2.3'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 95524 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-5766
CVE-2016-6128
CVE-2016-6132
CVE-2016-6207
CVE-2016-7568

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