GLSA-201009-04 : SARG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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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-201009-04
(SARG: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)

Multiple vulnerabilities were discovered in SARG. For further
information please consult the CVE entries referenced below.

Impact :

These vulnerabilities might allow attackers to execute arbitrary code
via unknown vectors.
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since April 18, 2009. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201009-04.xml

Solution :

All SARG users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-analyzer/sarg-2.2.5-r5'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.4
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 49125 (gentoo_GLSA-201009-04.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29141

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1922