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From: Aaron Bauman <bman@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201904-24 ] Ming: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Thu, 25 Apr 2019 00:04:01
Message-Id: 20190424235813.GB29627@monkey
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201904-24
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Ming: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: April 24, 2019
     Bugs: #624712, #626498, #646770
       ID: 201904-24

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Ming, the worst of which
could result in a Denial of Service condition.

Background
==========

A library for generating Macromedia Flash files.

Affected packages
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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  media-libs/ming            < 0.20181112            >= 0.20181112 

Description
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Ming. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Ming users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/ming-0.20181112"

References
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[  1 ] CVE-2017-11728
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11728
[  2 ] CVE-2017-11729
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11729
[  3 ] CVE-2017-11730
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11730
[  4 ] CVE-2017-11731
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11731
[  5 ] CVE-2017-11732
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11732
[  6 ] CVE-2017-11733
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11733
[  7 ] CVE-2017-11734
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-11734
[  8 ] CVE-2017-9988
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-9988
[  9 ] CVE-2017-9989
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-9989
[ 10 ] CVE-2018-5251
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5251
[ 11 ] CVE-2018-5294
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5294
[ 12 ] CVE-2018-6315
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6315
[ 13 ] CVE-2018-6358
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6358
[ 14 ] CVE-2018-6359
       https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-6359

Availability
============

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201904-24

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@g.o or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2019 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5

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