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Bug 918539 (CVE-2023-48161) - media-libs/giflib: buffer overflow
Summary: media-libs/giflib: buffer overflow
Alias: CVE-2023-48161
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: A3 [upstream]
Depends on:
Reported: 2023-11-25 17:40 UTC by Christopher Fore
Modified: 2023-11-25 22:16 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

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Description Christopher Fore 2023-11-25 17:40:53 UTC
CVE-2023-48161 (

Buffer Overflow vulnerability in GifLib Project GifLib v.5.2.1 allows a local attacker to obtain sensitive information via the DumpSCreen2RGB function in gif2rgb.c
Comment 1 John Helmert III archtester Gentoo Infrastructure gentoo-dev Security 2023-11-25 19:39:19 UTC
Is there an upstream report?
Comment 2 Christopher Fore 2023-11-25 19:41:42 UTC
Yes, sorry, I wasn't sure which to use since they were both linked in the CVE