MGASA-2022-0176 - Updated gerbv packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 12 May 2022
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases: 8
CVE: CVE-2021-40403

An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the pick-and-place
rotation parsing functionality of Gerbv 2.7.0 and dev (commit b5f1eacd),
and Gerbv forked 2.8.0. A specially-crafted pick-and-place file can
exploit the missing initialization of a structure to leak memory contents.
An attacker can provide a malicious file to trigger this vulnerability.

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- 8/core/gerbv-2.7.0-3.1.mga8