GLSA-201412-25 : QtGui: Denial of Service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79978
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-25 (QtGui: Denial of Service)
A NULL pointer dereference has been found in QtGui.
A remote attacker could send a specially crafted GIF image, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll QtGui users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-qt/qtgui-4.8.5-r2'