Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in International Components for Unicode, allowing attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.
|Package||dev-libs/icu on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 55.1|
|Unaffected versions||>= 55.1|
International Components for Unicode is a set of C/C++ and Java libraries providing Unicode and Globalization support for software applications.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in International Components for Unicode. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All International Components for Unicode users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/icu-55.1"
July 07, 2015
July 07, 2015: 1