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FS#70053 - [libcaca] [lib32-libcaca] [Security] arbitrary code execution (CVE-2021-3410)

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Jonas Witschel (diabonas) - Thursday, 18 March 2021, 11:14 GMT
Last edited by Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig) - Thursday, 18 March 2021, 16:06 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Security
Status Closed
Assigned To Jan de Groot (JGC)
Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Architecture All
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No



The packages libcaca and lib32-libcaca are vulnerable to arbitrary code execution via CVE-2021-3410.


Applying the two commits 46b4ea7cea72d6b3ffe65d33e604b1774dcc2bbd and e4968ba6e93e9fd35429eb16895c785c51072015 referenced below fixes the issue.

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Closed by  Jan Alexander Steffens (heftig)
Thursday, 18 March 2021, 16:06 GMT
Reason for closing:  Fixed
Additional comments about closing:  0.99.beta19-4