Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Sun Oct 08, 2017 3:26 pm Post subject: [ glsa 201710-03 ] icu
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: ICU: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201710-03)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ICU, the worst of which
could allow remote code execution.
ICU is a mature, widely used set of C/C++ and Java libraries providing
Unicode and Globalization support for software applications.
Vulnerable: < 58.2-r1
Unaffected: >= 58.2-r1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ICU. Please review the
referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All ICU users should upgrade to the latest version:
Packages which depend on this library may need to be recompiled. Tools
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/icu-58.2-r1"
such as revdep-rebuild may assist in identifying some of these packages.