GLSA-201311-01 : Mednafen: Arbitrary code execution

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201311-01
(Mednafen: Arbitrary code execution)

An unspecified vulnerability has been discovered in Mednafen when using
network play.

Impact :

A remote server could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Mednafen users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-emulation/mednafen-0.8.13'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70752 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43125

CVE ID: CVE-2010-3085