Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Mon Apr 23, 2018 4:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201804-21 ] librelp
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: librelp: Remote code execution (GLSA 201804-21)
A vulnerability has been found in librelp that may allow a remote
attacker to execute arbitrary code.
A reliable logging program.
Vulnerable: < 1.2.15
Unaffected: >= 1.2.15
Architectures: All supported architectures
A buffer overflow was discovered in librelp with the handling of x509
A remote attacker, by sending a specially crafted x509 certificate,
could execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All librelp users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/librelp-1.2.15"