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Gentoo Linux Security Advisory                           GLSA 202107-04
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 Severity: Normal
    Title: Graphviz: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: July 03, 2021
     Bugs: #684844
       ID: 202107-04

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Synopsis
========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Graphviz, the worst of
which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.

Background
==========

Graphviz is an open source graph visualization software.

Affected packages
=================

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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
    -------------------------------------------------------------------
  1  media-gfx/graphviz           < 2.47.1                  >= 2.47.1 

Description
===========

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Graphviz. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact
======

A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted
file using Graphviz, 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 Graphviz users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/graphviz-2.47.1"

References
==========

[ 1 ] CVE-2019-9904
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9904
[ 2 ] CVE-2020-18032
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-18032

Availability
============

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

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202107-04

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
[email protected] or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
=======

Copyright 2021 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-202107-04: Graphviz: Multiple vulnerabilities

Summary

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Graphviz. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Resolution

All Graphviz users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-gfx/graphviz-2.47.1"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2019-9904 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-9904 [ 2 ] CVE-2020-18032 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2020-18032

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202107-04

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 [email protected] or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: Graphviz: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: July 03, 2021
Bugs: #684844
ID: 202107-04

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Graphviz, the worst of which could result in the arbitrary execution of code.

Background

Graphviz is an open source graph visualization software.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 media-gfx/graphviz < 2.47.1 >= 2.47.1

Impact

A remote attacker could entice a user to process a specially crafted file using Graphviz, 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.

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