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<!DOCTYPE glsa SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/glsa.dtd">
<glsa id="200801-18">
<title>Kazehakase: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>
Multiple vulnerabilities in Kazehakase could result in the execution of
arbitrary code.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">kazehakase</product>
<announced>January 30, 2008</announced>
<revised>January 30, 2008: 01</revised>
<bug>198983</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="www-client/kazehakase" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">0.5.0</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">0.5.0</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Kazehakase is a web browser based on the Gecko engine.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Kazehakase includes a copy of PCRE which is vulnerable to multiple
buffer overflows and memory corruptions vulnerabilities (GLSA
200711-30).
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
A remote attacker could entice a user to open specially crafted input
(e.g bookmarks) with Kazehakase, which could possibly lead to the
execution of arbitrary code, a Denial of Service or the disclosure of
sensitive information.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Kazehakase users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=www-client/kazehakase-0.5.0&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="/security/en/glsa/glsa-200711-30.xml">GLSA-200711-30</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Sun, 06 Jan 2008 23:02:26 +0000">
rbu
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Tue, 29 Jan 2008 19:33:56 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Tue, 29 Jan 2008 19:34:04 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
</glsa>