Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : freeciv (MDVSA-2010:205)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in freeciv :

freeciv 2.2 before 2.2.1 and 2.3 before 2.3.0 allows attackers to read
arbitrary files or execute arbitrary commands via scenario that
contains Lua functionality, related to the (1) os, (2) io, (3)
package, (4) dofile, (5) loadfile, (6) loadlib, (7) module, and (8)
require modules or functions (CVE-2010-2445).

The updated packages have been upgraded to v2.2.1 which is not
vulnerable to this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected freeciv-client, freeciv-data and / or
freeciv-server packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50008 ()

Bugtraq ID: 40598

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2445

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