GLSA-201412-49 : fish: 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-201412-49
(fish: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

A local attacker may be able to gain escalated privileges or overwrite
arbitrary files. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to execute
arbitrary code.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All fish users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-shells/fish-2.1.1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80270 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67095

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2905

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