Oracle Solaris Third-Party Patch Update : emacs (cve_2012_3479_arbitrary_code)

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Synopsis :

The remote Solaris system is missing a security patch for third-party

Description :

The remote Solaris system is missing necessary patches to address
security updates :

- lisp/files.el in Emacs 23.2, 23.3, 23.4, and 24.1
automatically executes eval forms in local-variable
sections when the enable-local-variables option is set
to :safe, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to
execute arbitrary Emacs Lisp code via a crafted file.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Solaris 11.2.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: Solaris Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 80603 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-3479

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