Bash: Multiple vulnerabilities

2017-01-01T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201701-02
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2017-01-01T00:00:00

Description

Background

Bash is the standard GNU Bourne Again SHell.

Description

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

Impact

A local attacker could possibly 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 Bash users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-shells/bash-4.3_p48-r1"