Gentoo: GLSA-201909-07: Simple DirectMedia Layer: Multiple vulnerabilities

    Date08 Sep 2019
    CategoryGentoo
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
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    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Simple DirectMedia Layer, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
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    Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 201909-07
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     Severity: Normal
        Title: Simple DirectMedia Layer: Multiple vulnerabilities
         Date: September 08, 2019
         Bugs: #690064, #692392
           ID: 201909-07
    
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    Synopsis
    ========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Simple DirectMedia Layer,
    the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.
    
    Background
    ==========
    
    Simple DirectMedia Layer is a cross-platform development library
    designed to provide low level access to audio, keyboard, mouse,
    joystick, and graphics hardware via OpenGL and Direct3D.
    
    Affected packages
    =================
    
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
         Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
        -------------------------------------------------------------------
      1  media-libs/libsdl2           < 2.0.10                  >= 2.0.10
    
    Description
    ===========
    
    Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Simple DirectMedia
    Layer. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
    
    Impact
    ======
    
    A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted
    audio or video, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
    the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
    
    Workaround
    ==========
    
    There is no known workaround at this time.
    
    Resolution
    ==========
    
    All Simple DirectMedia Layer users should upgrade to the latest
    version:
    
      # emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libsdl2-2.0.10"
    
    References
    ==========
    
    [  1 ] CVE-2019-13626
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-13626
    [  2 ] CVE-2019-7572
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7572
    [  3 ] CVE-2019-7573
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7573
    [  4 ] CVE-2019-7574
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7574
    [  5 ] CVE-2019-7575
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7575
    [  6 ] CVE-2019-7576
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7576
    [  7 ] CVE-2019-7577
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7577
    [  8 ] CVE-2019-7578
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7578
    [  9 ] CVE-2019-7635
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7635
    [ 10 ] CVE-2019-7636
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7636
    [ 11 ] CVE-2019-7638
           https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-7638
    
    Availability
    ============
    
    This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at
    the Gentoo Security Website:
    
     https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201909-07
    
    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
    This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or alternatively, you may file a bug at
    https://bugs.gentoo.org.
    
    License
    =======
    
    Copyright 2019 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
    
    
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