Multiple buffer overflow flaws in libupnp may allow execution of arbitrary code.
|Package||net-libs/libupnp on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.6.18|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.6.18|
libupnp is a portable, open source, UPnP development kit.
Multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities have been discovered in libupnp. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker 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 libupnp users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/libupnp-1.6.18"
March 26, 2014
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