4 Gentoo Updates
Posted on: 10/26/2013 07:32 AM

The following 4 updates are available for Gentoo Linux: [ GLSA 201310-15 ] GNU Automake: Multiple vulnerabilities, [ GLSA 201310-14 ] Groff: Multiple Vulnerabilities, [ GLSA 201310-13 ] MPlayer: Multiple vulnerabilities, and [ GLSA 201310-12 ] FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities

[ GLSA 201310-15 ] GNU Automake: Multiple vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201310-15
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http://security.gentoo.org/
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Severity: Normal
Title: GNU Automake: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 25, 2013
Bugs: #295357, #426336
ID: 201310-15

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GNU Automake, allowing
local arbitrary command execution with the privileges of the user
running an Automake-based build.

Background
==========

GNU Automake is a tool for automatically generating Makefile.in files
compliant with the GNU Coding Standards.

Affected packages
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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 sys-devel/automake < 1.11.6 >= 1.11.6

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

A local attacker could execute arbitrary commands with the privileges
of the user running an Automake-based build.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Automake users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-devel/automake-1.11.6"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2009-4029
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4029
[ 2 ] CVE-2012-3386
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-3386

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

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

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201310-15.xml

Concerns?
=========

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@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2013 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




[ GLSA 201310-14 ] Groff: Multiple Vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201310-14
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http://security.gentoo.org/
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Severity: Low
Title: Groff: Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: October 25, 2013
Bugs: #386335
ID: 201310-14

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Groff, allowing
context-dependent attackers to conduct symlink attacks.

Background
==========

GNU Troff (Groff) is a text formatter used for man pages.

Affected packages
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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 sys-apps/groff < 1.22.2 >= 1.22.2

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

A context-dependent attacker could perform symlink attacks to overwrite
arbitrary files with the privileges of the user running the
application.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All Groff users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-apps/groff-1.22.2"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2009-5044
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-5044
[ 2 ] CVE-2009-5078
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-5078
[ 3 ] CVE-2009-5079
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-5079
[ 4 ] CVE-2009-5080
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-5080
[ 5 ] CVE-2009-5081
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-5081
[ 6 ] CVE-2009-5082
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-5082

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

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

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201310-14.xml

Concerns?
=========

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@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2013 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





[ GLSA 201310-13 ] MPlayer: Multiple vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201310-13
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Severity: Normal
Title: MPlayer: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 25, 2013
Bugs: #253649, #279342, #339037, #379297, #394809
ID: 201310-13

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in MPlayer and the bundled
FFmpeg, the worst of which may lead to the execution of arbitrary code.

Background
==========

MPlayer is a media player including support for a wide range of audio
and video formats.

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

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 media-video/mplayer < 1.1-r1 >= 1.1-r1

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in MPlayer and the
bundled FFmpeg. Please review the CVE identifiers and FFmpeg GLSA
referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a crafted media file to
execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All MPlayer users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-video/mplayer-1.1-r1"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2007-6718
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2007-6718
[ 2 ] CVE-2008-4610
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2008-4610
[ 3 ] CVE-2010-2062
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2062
[ 4 ] CVE-2010-3429
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-3429
[ 5 ] CVE-2011-3625
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3625
[ 6 ] FFmpeg: Multiple Vulnerabilities
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201310-12.xml

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

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

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201310-13.xml

Concerns?
=========

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@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2013 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




[ GLSA 201310-12 ] FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities
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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 201310-12
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Severity: High
Title: FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: October 25, 2013
Bugs: #285719, #307755, #339036, #352481, #365273, #378801,
#382301, #384095, #385511, #389807, #391421, #397893,
#401069, #411369, #420305, #433772, #439054, #454420,
#465496, #473302, #473790, #476218, #482136
ID: 201310-12

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities were found in FFmpeg, the worst of which might
enable remote attackers to cause user-assisted execution of arbitrary
code.

Background
==========

FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert and stream audio and
video.

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

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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 media-video/ffmpeg < 1.0.7 >= 1.0.7

Description
===========

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

Impact
======

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media
file, possibly leading to the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application or a Denial of Service.

Workaround
==========

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
==========

All FFmpeg users should upgrade to the latest version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-video/ffmpeg-1.0.7"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2009-4631
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4631
[ 2 ] CVE-2009-4632
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4632
[ 3 ] CVE-2009-4633
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4633
[ 4 ] CVE-2009-4634
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4634
[ 5 ] CVE-2009-4635
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4635
[ 6 ] CVE-2009-4636
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4636
[ 7 ] CVE-2009-4637
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4637
[ 8 ] CVE-2009-4638
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4638
[ 9 ] CVE-2009-4639
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4639
[ 10 ] CVE-2009-4640
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4640
[ 11 ] CVE-2010-3429
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-3429
[ 12 ] CVE-2010-3908
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-3908
[ 13 ] CVE-2010-4704
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4704
[ 14 ] CVE-2010-4704
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4704
[ 15 ] CVE-2010-4705
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-4705
[ 16 ] CVE-2011-1931
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1931
[ 17 ] CVE-2011-3362
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3362
[ 18 ] CVE-2011-3893
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3893
[ 19 ] CVE-2011-3895
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3895
[ 20 ] CVE-2011-3929
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3929
[ 21 ] CVE-2011-3934
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3934
[ 22 ] CVE-2011-3935
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3935
[ 23 ] CVE-2011-3936
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3936
[ 24 ] CVE-2011-3937
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3937
[ 25 ] CVE-2011-3940
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3940
[ 26 ] CVE-2011-3941
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3941
[ 27 ] CVE-2011-3944
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3944
[ 28 ] CVE-2011-3945
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3945
[ 29 ] CVE-2011-3946
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3946
[ 30 ] CVE-2011-3947
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3947
[ 31 ] CVE-2011-3949
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3949
[ 32 ] CVE-2011-3950
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3950
[ 33 ] CVE-2011-3951
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3951
[ 34 ] CVE-2011-3952
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3952
[ 35 ] CVE-2011-3973
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3973
[ 36 ] CVE-2011-3974
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-3974
[ 37 ] CVE-2011-4351
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-4351
[ 38 ] CVE-2011-4352
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-4352
[ 39 ] CVE-2011-4353
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-4353
[ 40 ] CVE-2011-4364
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-4364
[ 41 ] CVE-2012-0947
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-0947
[ 42 ] CVE-2012-2771
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2771
[ 43 ] CVE-2012-2772
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2772
[ 44 ] CVE-2012-2773
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2773
[ 45 ] CVE-2012-2774
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2774
[ 46 ] CVE-2012-2775
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2775
[ 47 ] CVE-2012-2776
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2776
[ 48 ] CVE-2012-2777
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2777
[ 49 ] CVE-2012-2778
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2778
[ 50 ] CVE-2012-2779
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2779
[ 51 ] CVE-2012-2780
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2780
[ 52 ] CVE-2012-2781
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2781
[ 53 ] CVE-2012-2782
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2782
[ 54 ] CVE-2012-2783
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2783
[ 55 ] CVE-2012-2784
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2784
[ 56 ] CVE-2012-2785
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2785
[ 57 ] CVE-2012-2786
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2786
[ 58 ] CVE-2012-2787
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2787
[ 59 ] CVE-2012-2788
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2788
[ 60 ] CVE-2012-2789
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2789
[ 61 ] CVE-2012-2790
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2790
[ 62 ] CVE-2012-2791
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2791
[ 63 ] CVE-2012-2792
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2792
[ 64 ] CVE-2012-2793
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2793
[ 65 ] CVE-2012-2794
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2794
[ 66 ] CVE-2012-2795
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2795
[ 67 ] CVE-2012-2796
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2796
[ 68 ] CVE-2012-2797
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2797
[ 69 ] CVE-2012-2798
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2798
[ 70 ] CVE-2012-2799
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2799
[ 71 ] CVE-2012-2800
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2800
[ 72 ] CVE-2012-2801
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2801
[ 73 ] CVE-2012-2802
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2802
[ 74 ] CVE-2012-2803
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2803
[ 75 ] CVE-2012-2804
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2804
[ 76 ] CVE-2012-2805
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-2805
[ 77 ] CVE-2013-3670
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3670
[ 78 ] CVE-2013-3671
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3671
[ 79 ] CVE-2013-3672
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3672
[ 80 ] CVE-2013-3673
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3673
[ 81 ] CVE-2013-3674
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3674
[ 82 ] CVE-2013-3675
http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-3675
[ 83 ] FFmpeg 0.10.x Changelog

http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/release/0.10
[ 84 ] FFmpeg 1.0.x Changelog

http://git.videolan.org/?p=ffmpeg.git;a=shortlog;h=refs/heads/release/1.0
[ 85 ] NGS Secure Research NGS00068
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2011-04/0258.html
[ 86 ] Secunia Advisory SA36760
http://secunia.com/advisories/36760/
[ 87 ] Secunia Advisory SA46134
https://secunia.com/advisories/46134/

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

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

http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201310-12.xml

Concerns?
=========

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@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2013 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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