GLSA-201411-08 : Aircrack-ng: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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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-201411-08
(Aircrack-ng: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)

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

Impact :

A local attacker can use this flaw to execute arbitrary code or gain
escalated privileges. A remote attacker execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201411-08

Solution :

All Aircrack-ng users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
'>=net-wireless/aircrack-ng-1.2_rc1'

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.2
(CVSS2#AV:A/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 79416 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71068
71084
71085
71342

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8321
CVE-2014-8322
CVE-2014-8323
CVE-2014-8324

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