GLSA-201806-03 : BURP: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110524
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201806-03 (BURP: Multiple vulnerabilities)
It was discovered that Gentoo’s BURP ebuild does not properly set permissions or place the pid file in a safe directory.
A local attacker could escalate privileges.
Users should ensure the proper permissions are set as discussed in the referenced bugs.
SolutionAll BURP users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-backup/burp-2.1.32'