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From: Thomas Deutschmann <whissi@g.o>
To: gentoo-announce@l.g.o
Subject: [gentoo-announce] [ GLSA 201707-13 ] libcroco: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: Sun, 09 Jul 2017 20:50:58
Message-Id: 24f61a1a-63b4-6f9c-e6f8-f87eae53148d@gentoo.org
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201707-13
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                                           https://security.gentoo.org/
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: libcroco: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: July 09, 2017
     Bugs: #618012
       ID: 201707-13

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in libcroco, the worst of
which may have unspecified impacts.

Background
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libcroco is a standalone CSS2 parsing and manipulation library.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  dev-libs/libcroco          < 0.6.12-r1            >= 0.6.12-r1

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

Impact
======

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted CSS
file possibly resulting in a Denial of Service condition or other
unspecified impacts.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
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All libcroco users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/libcroco-0.6.12-r1"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2017-7960
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-7960
[ 2 ] CVE-2017-7961
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2017-7961

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

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

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201707-13

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 2017 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.

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

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