[arch-security] [ASA-201605-8] gd: arbitrary code execution
rgacogne at archlinux.org
Fri May 6 18:03:10 UTC 2016
Arch Linux Security Advisory ASA-201605-8
Date : 2016-05-06
CVE-ID : CVE-2016-3074
Package : gd
Type : arbitrary code execution
Remote : Yes
Link : https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/CVE
The package gd before version 2.1.1-4 is vulnerable to arbitrary code
Upgrade to 2.1.1-4.
# pacman -Syu "gd>=2.1.1-4"
The problem has been fixed upstream, but a version including the fix has
not been released yet.
A heap-based buffer overflow caused by an integer signedness error has
been found in the libgd code handling compressed gd2 chunks.
A remote attacker can cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary
code on the affected host by submitting a crafted image file.
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