Kazehakase: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 200801-18 / kazehakase
||January 30, 2008
||January 30, 2008: 01
All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities in Kazehakase could result in the execution of
Kazehakase is a web browser based on the Gecko engine.
Kazehakase includes a copy of PCRE which is vulnerable to multiple
buffer overflows and memory corruptions vulnerabilities (GLSA
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
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Kazehakase users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=www-client/kazehakase-0.5.0"