GLSA-201903-17 : SDL2_Image: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 123423


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201903-17 (SDL2_Image: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in SDL2_Image. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted image file, could execute arbitrary code, cause a Denial of Service condition, or obtain sensitive information.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All SDL2_Image users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/sdl2-image-2.0.4'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 123423

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201903-17.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/03/28

Updated: 2019/03/28

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

CVSS v3.0

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:sdl2-image, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/03/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/04/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12122, CVE-2017-14440, CVE-2017-14441, CVE-2017-14442, CVE-2017-14448, CVE-2017-14449, CVE-2017-14450, CVE-2018-3837, CVE-2018-3838, CVE-2018-3839, CVE-2018-3977

GLSA: 201903-17