GLSA-201709-06 : Supervisor: command injection vulnerability

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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-201709-06
(Supervisor: command injection vulnerability)

A vulnerability in Supervisor was discovered in which an authenticated
client could send malicious XML-RPC requests and supervidord will run
them as shell commands with process privileges. In some cases,
supervisord is configured with root permissions.

Impact :

A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of
the process.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201709-06

Solution :

All Supervisor users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '=app-admin/supervisor-3.1.4'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 103274 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-11610

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