LibVNCServer: Multiple vulnerabilities

2015-07-07T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201507-07
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2015-07-07T00:00:00

Description

Background

LibVNCServer is a cross-platform C library that allows you to easily implement VNC server functionality in your program.

Description

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

Impact

A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All LibVNCServer users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/libvncserver-0.9.10-r1"