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An Open Asset Import Library security update has been released for Gentoo Linux.



GLSA 202210-01 : Open Asset Import Library ("assimp"): Multiple Vulnerabilities


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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory GLSA 202210-01
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  https://security.gentoo.org/
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Severity: Low
Title: Open Asset Import Library ("assimp"): Multiple Vulnerabilities
Date: October 16, 2022
Bugs: #830374
ID: 202210-01

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Open Asset Import
Library, the worst of which could result in denial of service.

Background
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Open Asset Import Library is a library to import and export various
3d-model-formats including scene-post-processing to generate missing
render data.

Affected packages
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Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected
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1 media-libs/assimp < 5.2.2 >= 5.2.2

Description
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Fetchmail, the worst of
which could result in email disclosure to third parties.

Impact
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Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
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All Open Asset Import Library users should upgrade to the latest
version:

# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/assimp-5.2.2"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2021-45948
  https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2021-45948

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

  https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202210-01

Concerns?
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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
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Copyright 2022 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.

  https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5