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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-5018: gif2png: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2009-5018: gif2png: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/14/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Stack-based buffer overflow in gif2png.c in gif2png 2.5.3 and earlier might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long command-line argument, as demonstrated by a CGI program that launches gif2png.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-media-gfx-gif2png

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