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Bug 587968 (CVE-2016-6132) - <media-libs/gd-2.2.3: Buffer over-read issue when parsing crafted TGA file
Summary: <media-libs/gd-2.2.3: Buffer over-read issue when parsing crafted TGA file
Alias: CVE-2016-6132
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: CVE-2016-6128
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Reported: 2016-07-04 12:09 UTC by Agostino Sarubbo
Modified: 2016-12-04 11:08 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

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Description Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2016-07-04 12:09:25 UTC
From ${URL} :

An out-of-bounds heap read vulnerability was found in latest revision of libgd (a6a0e7f) when parsing specially crafted TARGA file.

Upstream bug:

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 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2016-12-04 11:08:53 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201612-09 at
by GLSA coordinator Aaron Bauman (b-man).