GLSA-201408-04 : Catfish: Multiple Vulnerabilities

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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-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 :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201408-04

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
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77190 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65761
65791
65793
65794

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2093
CVE-2014-2094
CVE-2014-2095
CVE-2014-2096

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