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|Posted: Mon Jun 25, 2012 7:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201206-28 ] TeX Live: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: TeX Live: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201206-28)
Date: June 25, 2012
Bug(s): #264598, #324019
Multiple vulnerabilities were found in texlive-core, allowing
attackers to execute arbitrary code.
TeX Live is a complete TeX distribution.
Vulnerable: < 2009-r2
Unaffected: >= 2009-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in texlive-core. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
These vulnerabilities might allow user-assisted remote attackers to
execute arbitrary code via a specially-crafted DVI file, or cause a
Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All texlive-core users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/texlive-core-2009-r2"