Executive Summary



This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Summary
TitleExiv2: Multiple vulnerabilities
Informations
NameGLSA-201811-14First vendor Publication2018-11-24
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2018-11-24
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score7.5Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Exiv2, the worst of which could result in a Denial of Service condition.

Background

Exiv2 is a C++ library and a command line utility to manage image metadata.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Exiv2. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition or obtain sensitive information via a specially crafted file.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Exiv2 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot -v ">=media-gfx/exiv2-0.26_p20180811-r3"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2017-17723 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-17723
[ 2 ] CVE-2017-17724 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-17724
[ 3 ] CVE-2018-10780 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-10780
[ 4 ] CVE-2018-10958 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-10958
[ 5 ] CVE-2018-10998 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-10998
[ 6 ] CVE-2018-10999 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-10999
[ 7 ] CVE-2018-11037 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11037
[ 8 ] CVE-2018-11531 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-11531
[ 9 ] CVE-2018-12264 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12264
[ 10 ] CVE-2018-12265 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-12265
[ 11 ] CVE-2018-5772 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-5772
[ 12 ] CVE-2018-8976 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-8976
[ 13 ] CVE-2018-8977 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-8977
[ 14 ] CVE-2018-9144 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9144
[ 15 ] CVE-2018-9145 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9145
[ 16 ] CVE-2018-9146 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9146
[ 17 ] CVE-2018-9303 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9303
[ 18 ] CVE-2018-9304 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9304
[ 19 ] CVE-2018-9305 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9305
[ 20 ] CVE-2018-9306 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-9306

Availability

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

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-14

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201811-14.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
40 %CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer
25 %CWE-125Out-of-bounds Read
10 %CWE-190Integer Overflow or Wraparound (CWE/SANS Top 25)
10 %CWE-20Improper Input Validation
5 %CWE-388Error Handling
5 %CWE-369Divide By Zero
5 %CWE-200Information Exposure

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application1
Os4
Os2

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2018-11-26Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201811-14.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-10-22Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-1551.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-09-27Name : The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
File : EulerOS_SA-2018-1286.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-09-27Name : The remote EulerOS host is missing multiple security updates.
File : EulerOS_SA-2018-1287.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-08-10Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2018-871fa4d189.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-07-05Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security-related update.
File : debian_DSA-4238.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-06-28Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-1402.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-05-21Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2018-fc9c5969b4.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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DateInformations
2018-11-25 00:19:41
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