Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in CouchDB, the worst of which could lead to the remote execution of arbitrary shell commands.
|Package||dev-db/couchdb on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 1.7.1|
|Unaffected versions||>= 1.7.1|
Apache CouchDB is a distributed, fault-tolerant and schema-free document-oriented database.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in CouchDB. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary shell commands or escalate privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All CouchDB users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-db/couchdb-1.7.1"
November 19, 2017
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