Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Oniguruma, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
|Package||dev-libs/oniguruma on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 6.9.3|
|Unaffected versions||>= 6.9.3|
Oniguruma is a regular expression library.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Oniguruma. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a specially crafted string using an application linked against Oniguruma, could possibly 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 Oniguruma users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-libs/oniguruma-6.9.3"
November 07, 2019
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