GLSA-201206-28 : TeX Live: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 59701
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201206-28 (TeX Live: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in texlive-core. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
These vulnerabilities might allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a specially crafted DVI file, or cause a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll texlive-core users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-text/texlive-core-2009-r2'