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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-2978: DirectFB: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2014-2978: DirectFB: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/11/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The Dispatch_Write function in proxy/dispatcher/idirectfbsurface_dispatcher.c in DirectFB 1.4.4 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via the Voodoo interface, which triggers an out-of-bounds write.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-dev-libs-directfb

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