GLSA-201706-06 : ImageWorsener: Multiple vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 100649


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201706-06 (ImageWorsener: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted image file using ImageWorsener, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition or have other unspecified impacts.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All ImageWorsener users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/imageworsener-1.3.1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100649

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201706-06.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/06/07

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C


Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:imageworsener, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7452, CVE-2017-7453, CVE-2017-7454, CVE-2017-7939, CVE-2017-7940, CVE-2017-7962, CVE-2017-8325, CVE-2017-8326, CVE-2017-8327

GLSA: 201706-06