GLSA-201701-61 : WebP: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 96747
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201701-61 (WebP: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in WebP’s gif2webp tool.
Please review the CVE identifier and bug reference for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted file using WebP’s gif2webp tool, could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition or other unspecified impacts.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll WebP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libwebp-0.5.2'