Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in rdesktop, the worst of which could result in the remote execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||net-misc/rdesktop on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.8.4|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.8.4|
rdesktop is a Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) Client.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in rdesktop. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All rdesktop users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/rdesktop-1.8.4"
March 10, 2019
March 10, 2019: 1