GLSA-201408-04 : Catfish: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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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-201408-04
(Catfish: Multiple Vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Catfish. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact :

A local attacker could gain escalated privileges via a specially crafted
shared library.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All Catfish users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-util/catfish-1.0.2'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77190 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65761

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2093

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