GLSA-201402-29 : ArgyllCMS: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 72756
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201402-29 (ArgyllCMS: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Multiple integer overflow vulnerabilities have been discovered in the ICC Format Library in ArgyllCMS.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted image file using ArgyllCMS, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll ArgyllCMS users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/argyllcms-1.4.0-r1'