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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201701-12
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: memcached: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: January 02, 2017
     Bugs: #598836
       ID: 201701-12

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Synopsis
=======
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in memcached which could lead
to the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Background
=========
memcached is a high-performance, distributed memory object caching
system

Affected packages
================
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  net-misc/memcached           < 1.4.33                  >= 1.4.33

Description
==========
Multiple integer overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in memcached.
Please review the CVE identifiers and Cisco TALOS reports referenced
below for details.

Impact
=====
A remote attacker could abuse memcached's binary protocol leading to
the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Workaround
=========
There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
=========
All memcached users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/memcached-1.4.33"

References
=========
[ 1 ] CVE-2016-8704
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8704
[ 2 ] CVE-2016-8705
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8705
[ 3 ] CVE-2016-8706
      http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8706
[ 4 ] TALOS-2016-0219
      https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2016-0219/
[ 5 ] TALOS-2016-0220
      https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2016-0220/
[ 6 ] TALOS-2016-0221
      https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2016-0221/

Availability
===========
This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
the Gentoo Security Website:

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-12

Concerns?
========
Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
======
Copyright 2017 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201701-12: memcached: Multiple vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in memcached which could lead to the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Summary

Multiple integer overflow vulnerabilities were discovered in memcached. Please review the CVE identifiers and Cisco TALOS reports referenced below for details.

Resolution

All memcached users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/memcached-1.4.33"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2016-8704 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8704 [ 2 ] CVE-2016-8705 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8705 [ 3 ] CVE-2016-8706 http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2016-8706 [ 4 ] TALOS-2016-0219 https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2016-0219/ [ 5 ] TALOS-2016-0220 https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2016-0220/ [ 6 ] TALOS-2016-0221 https://talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2016-0221/

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-12

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: memcached: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: January 02, 2017
Bugs: #598836
ID: 201701-12

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in memcached which could lead to the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Background

memcached is a high-performance, distributed memory object caching system

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 net-misc/memcached < 1.4.33 >= 1.4.33

Impact

===== A remote attacker could abuse memcached's binary protocol leading to the remote execution of arbitrary code.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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