GLSA-200503-24 : LTris: Buffer overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200503-24
(LTris: Buffer overflow)

LTris is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when reading the global
highscores file.

Impact :

By modifying the global highscores file a malicious user could
trick another user to execute arbitrary code.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200503-24.xml

Solution :

All LTris users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-puzzle/ltris-1.0.10'

Risk factor :

Medium

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 17580 (gentoo_GLSA-200503-24.nasl)

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