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gd 2.1.1 updates

* fix for stack overflow with gdImageFillToBorder (CVE-2015-8874) * fix integer Overflow in _gd2GetHeader() (CVE-2016-5766)

  • Vendor: Fedora
  • Vendor ID: FEDORA-2016-d126bb1b74
  • Date: July 18, 2016


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Fedora Update Notification
FEDORA-2016-d126bb1b74
2016-07-18 15:51:19.083492
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Name : gd
Product : Fedora 23
Version : 2.1.1
Release : 8.fc23
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:

* fix for stack overflow with gdImageFillToBorder (CVE-2015-8874) * fix integer
Overflow in _gd2GetHeader() (CVE-2016-5766)
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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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