GLSA-201806-07 : Transmission: Remote code execution
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 110616
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201806-07 (Transmission: Remote code execution)
A vulnerability was discovered in how Transmission handles access control through the X-Transmission-Session-Id.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary RFC commands or consequently conduct a DNS rebinding attack.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Transmission users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-p2p/transmission-'