A vulnerability in spice-gtk could allow an attacker to remotely execute arbitrary code.
|Package||net-misc/spice-gtk on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 0.34|
|Unaffected versions||>= 0.34|
spice-gtk is a set of GObject and Gtk objects for connecting to Spice servers and a client GUI.
A vulnerability was found in spice-gtk client due to the incorrect use of integer types and missing overflow checks.
An attacker, by enticing the user to join a malicious server, could remotely execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All spice-gtk users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/spice-gtk-0.34"
November 27, 2018
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