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+<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
+<!DOCTYPE glsa SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/glsa.dtd">
+<glsa id="201812-11">
+ <title>Rust: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
+ <synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Rust, the worst which
+ may allow local attackers to execute arbitrary code.
+ </synopsis>
+ <product type="ebuild">rust</product>
+ <announced>2018-12-30</announced>
+ <revised count="1">2018-12-30</revised>
+ <bug>662904</bug>
+ <access>local, remote</access>
+ <affected>
+ <package name="dev-lang/rust" auto="yes" arch="*">
+ <unaffected range="ge">1.29.1</unaffected>
+ <vulnerable range="lt">1.29.1</vulnerable>
+ </package>
+ <package name="dev-lang/rust-bin" auto="yes" arch="*">
+ <unaffected range="ge">1.29.1</unaffected>
+ <vulnerable range="lt">1.29.1</vulnerable>
+ </package>
+ </affected>
+ <background>
+ <p>A systems programming language that runs blazingly fast, prevents
+ segfaults, and guarantees thread safety.
+ </p>
+ </background>
+ <description>
+ <p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Rust. Please review the
+ CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
+ </p>
+ </description>
+ <impact type="normal">
+ <p>A remote attacker able to control the value passed to Rust’s
+ str::repeat function could possibly cause a Denial of Service condition.
+ </p>
+
+ <p>In addition, a local attacker could trick another user into executing
+ arbitrary code when using rustdoc.
+ </p>
+ </impact>
+ <workaround>
+ <p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
+ </workaround>
+ <resolution>
+ <p>All Rust users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
+
+ <code>
+ # emerge --sync
+ # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=dev-lang/rust-1.29.1"
+ </code>
+
+ <p>All Rust binary users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
+
+ <code>
+ # emerge --sync
+ # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=dev-lang/rust-bin-1.29.1"
+ </code>
+
+ </resolution>
+ <references>
+ <uri link="https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000622">
+ CVE-2018-1000622
+ </uri>
+ <uri link="https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1000810">
+ CVE-2018-1000810
+ </uri>
+ </references>
+ <metadata tag="requester" timestamp="2018-12-02T17:19:53Z">b-man</metadata>
+ <metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="2018-12-30T21:11:02Z">b-man</metadata>
+</glsa>