Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Title Cairo: Denial of Service
Name GLSA-201904-01 First vendor Publication 2019-04-02
Vendor Gentoo Last vendor Modification 2019-04-02
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 2.9 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 10 Authentication None Required
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Multiple vulnerabilities were found in Cairo, the worst of which could cause a Denial of Service condition.


Cairo is a 2D vector graphics library with cross-device output support.


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


Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.


There is no known workaround at this time.


All Cairo users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=x11-libs/cairo-1.16.0-r2"


[ 1 ] CVE-2016-9082 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2016-9082
[ 2 ] CVE-2017-9814 : https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2017-9814


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


Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201904-01.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
50 % CWE-190 Integer Overflow or Wraparound (CWE/SANS Top 25)
50 % CWE-125 Out-of-bounds Read

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 6

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2018-08-17 Name : The remote PhotonOS host is missing multiple security updates.
File : PhotonOS_PHSA-2017-0039.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2018-06-28 Name : The remote EulerOS host is missing a security update.
File : EulerOS_SA-2018-1161.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-07-07 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2017-780.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2017-06-27 Name : The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_SU-2017-1671-1.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2016-10-31 Name : The remote Debian host is missing a security update.
File : debian_DLA-688.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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Date Informations
2019-04-02 09:18:09
  • First insertion