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gd 2.1.1 updates

Security fix for CVE-2016-3074

  • Vendor: Fedora
  • Vendor ID: FEDORA-2016-7d6cbcadca
  • Date: May 16, 2016


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2016-7d6cbcadca
2016-05-16 14:06:57.685076
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Name : gd
Product : Fedora 22
Version : 2.1.1
Release : 3.fc22
URL : http://libgd.bitbucket.org/
Summary : A graphics library for quick creation of PNG or JPEG images
Description :
The gd graphics library allows your code to quickly draw images
complete with lines, arcs, text, multiple colors, cut and paste from
other images, and flood fills, and to write out the result as a PNG or
JPEG file. This is particularly useful in Web applications, where PNG
and JPEG are two of the formats accepted for inline images by most
browsers. Note that gd is not a paint program.

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Update Information:

Security fix for CVE-2016-3074
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #1321893 - CVE-2016-3074 php: Signedness vulnerability causing heap overflow in libgd
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1321893
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use
su -c 'yum update gd' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at https://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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