GLSA-201904-01 : Cairo: Denial of Service

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 123575


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201904-01 (Cairo: Denial of Service)

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

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Cairo users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=x11-libs/cairo-1.16.0-r2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 123575

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201904-01.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2019/04/02

Updated: 2019/04/02

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2019/04/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/02/03

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-9082, CVE-2017-9814

GLSA: 201904-01