GLSA-201701-62 : Firejail: 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-201701-62
(Firejail: Multiple vulnerabilities)

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

Impact :

An attacker could possibly bypass sandbox protection, cause a Denial of
Service condition, or escalate privileges.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-62

Solution :

All Firejail users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/firejail-0.9.44.4'
All Firejail-lts users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/firejail-lts-0.9.38.8'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96748 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-5180
CVE-2017-5206
CVE-2017-5207

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