CCID: Arbitrary code execution
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201401-16 / ccid
||January 21, 2014
||January 21, 2014: 1
All supported architectures
A vulnerability in CCID could result in execution of arbitrary
CCID is a generic USB Chip/Smart Card Interface Devices driver.
CCID contains an integer overflow vulnerability in ccid_serial.c.
A physically proximate attacker could execute arbitrary code via a smart
card with a specially crafted
There is no known workaround at this time.
All CCID users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-crypt/ccid-1.4.1-r1"
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since January 21, 2011. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.