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Bug 587662 (CVE-2016-6128) - <media-libs/gd-2.2.3: Invalid color index not properly handled
Summary: <media-libs/gd-2.2.3: Invalid color index not properly handled
Alias: CVE-2016-6128
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A3 [glsa cve]
Depends on:
Blocks: CVE-2016-6132 CVE-2016-5766 CVE-2016-6207
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Reported: 2016-07-01 07:36 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2016-12-04 11:08 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-07-01 07:36:43 UTC
From ${URL} :

It was found that libgd did not properly handle invalid color index, which could lead to a denial of service against applications using the libgd 

Upstream patches:

CVE assignment:

@maintainer(s): after the bump, in case we need to stabilize the package, please let us know if it is ready for the stabilization or not.
Comment 1 SpanKY gentoo-dev 2016-07-04 01:47:50 UTC
hasn't seen a release yet.  there's some other various security fixes landing too before it'll be cut.
Comment 2 Aaron Bauman Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2016-07-04 03:49:13 UTC
Targeted release upstream is 2.2.3.

@SpanKY, sec team does not include version in bug title until an ebuild is present in tree.  Please do keep letting us know the targeted release though as it helps significantly.
Comment 3 Kristian Fiskerstrand (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-09-02 11:11:02 UTC
Arches, please stabilize:
Stable targets: alpha amd64 arm hppa ia64 ppc ppc64 sparc x86
Comment 4 Tobias Klausmann gentoo-dev 2016-09-02 19:21:50 UTC
Stable on alpha.
Comment 5 Jeroen Roovers (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2016-09-03 09:23:19 UTC
Stable for HPPA PPC64.
Comment 6 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-09-10 12:49:33 UTC
amd64 stable
Comment 7 Markus Meier gentoo-dev 2016-09-24 19:17:47 UTC
arm stable
Comment 8 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-09-29 08:41:54 UTC
x86 stable
Comment 9 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-09-29 09:36:51 UTC
sparc stable
Comment 10 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-09-29 12:37:49 UTC
ppc stable
Comment 11 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-09-29 13:30:17 UTC
ia64 stable.

Maintainer(s), please cleanup.
Security, please add it to the existing request, or file a new one.
Comment 12 Yury German Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev 2016-10-31 05:58:33 UTC
Arches, Thank you for your work.

Maintainer(s), please drop the vulnerable version(s).

GLSA Vote: No
Comment 13 Markus Meier gentoo-dev 2016-11-02 18:54:59 UTC
(In reply to Yury German from comment #12)
> Maintainer(s), please drop the vulnerable version(s).

Comment 14 Aaron Bauman Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2016-11-11 06:44:19 UTC
GLSA is not optional here.
Comment 15 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2016-12-04 11:08:41 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201612-09 at
by GLSA coordinator Aaron Bauman (b-man).