Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in the GNU C Library, the worst of which allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Package||sys-libs/glibc on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 2.23-r3|
|Unaffected versions||>= 2.23-r3|
The GNU C library is the standard C library used by Gentoo Linux systems.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the GNU C Library. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A context-dependent attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, disclose sensitive information, or cause a Denial of Service condition via multiple vectors.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All GNU C Library users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-libs/glibc-2.23-r3"