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|Posted: Tue Jun 26, 2012 2:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201206-35 ] nbd: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: nbd: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201206-35)
Date: June 25, 2012
Bug(s): #353097, #372891
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in nbd, which could lead to
remote execution of arbitrary code.
nbd is a userland client/server for kernel network block device.
Vulnerable: < 2.9.22
Unaffected: >= 2.9.22
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in nbd. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
nbd allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (NULL pointer
dereference and crash) or the execution of arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All nbd users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-block/nbd-2.9.22"