Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : catfish (MDVSA-2014:162)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated catfish package fixes security vulnerability :

Untrusted search path vulnerability in Catfish allows local users to
gain privileges via a Trojan horse catfish.py in the current working
directory (CVE-2014-2093).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0341.html

Solution :

Update the affected catfish package.

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: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77641 ()

Bugtraq ID: 65761

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2093

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