GLSA-201603-10 : QtGui: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89903
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201603-10 (QtGui: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities have been discovered in QtGui.
It is possible for remote attackers to construct specially crafted BMP, ICO, or GIF images that lead to buffer overflows. After successfully overflowing the buffer the remote attacker can then cause a Denial of Service or execute arbitrary code.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code or cause Denial of Service.
There is no known work around at this time.
SolutionAll QtGui 4.8 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-qt/qtgui-4.8.6-r4' All QtGui 5.4 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-qt/qtgui-5.4.1-r1'