GLSA-201205-02 : ConnMan: Multiple vulnerabilities

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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-201205-02
(ConnMan: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in ConnMan:
Errors in inet.c and rtnl.c prevent ConnMan from checking the origin
of netlink messages (CVE-2012-2320).
ConnMan does not properly check for shell escapes when requesting a
hostname via DHCP (CVE-2012-2321).
An infinite loop error exists in client.c (CVE-2012-2322).

Impact :

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201205-02.xml

Solution :

All ConnMan users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-misc/connman-1.0-r1'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59626 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2320
CVE-2012-2321
CVE-2012-2322