GLSA-201702-06 : Graphviz: 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-201702-06
(Graphviz: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities in Graphviz were discovered. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker, able to control input matched against a regular
expression or by enticing a user to process a specially crafted file,
could cause unspecified impacts.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201702-06

Solution :

All Graphviz users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/graphviz-2.36.0'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 97112 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0978
CVE-2014-1235
CVE-2014-1236

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