Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in LibRaw, the worst of which may allow attackers to execute arbitrary code.
|Package||media-libs/libraw on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 0.20.0|
|Unaffected versions||>= 0.20.0|
LibRaw is a library for reading RAW files obtained from digital photo cameras.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in LibRaw. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted image file using an application linked against LibRaw, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All LibRaw users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=media-libs/libraw-0.20.0"
October 20, 2020
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