Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : x2goserver (MDVSA-2014:063)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated x2goserver package fixes security vulnerability :

A vulnerability in x2goserver before 4.0.0.2 in the setgid wrapper
x2gosqlitewrapper.c, which does not hardcode an internal path to
x2gosqlitewrapper.pl, allowing a remote attacker to change that path.
A remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the server process (CVE-2013-4376).

A vulnerability in x2goserver before 4.0.0.8 in x2gocleansessions has
also been fixed.

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0111.html

Solution :

Update the affected x2goserver, x2goserver-postgresql and / or
x2goserver-sqlite packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73067 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62713

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4376

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