Advisories ยป MGASA-2015-0449

Updated gcc packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 19 Nov 2015
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 5
CVE: CVE-2015-5276

Description

It was discovered that the std::random_device class in libstdc++ would
not properly detect short reads and could return return predictable
values if applications used it to obtain randomness from a blocking
source such as /dev/random. (CVE-2015-5276)
                

References

SRPMS

5/core