Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libgssglue (MDVSA-2013:043)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

This update fixes insecure getenv() usage in libgssglue, which could
be used under some circumstances by local attackers do gain root
privileges (CVE-2011-2709).

Solution :

Update the affected lib64gssglue-devel and / or lib64gssglue1
packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66057 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48490

CVE ID: CVE-2011-2709

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