GLSA-201811-22 : RPM: Multiple vulnerabilities
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 119276
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201811-22 (RPM: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in RPM. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing the user to process a specially crafted RPM file, could escalate privileges, execute arbitrary code, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll RPM users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-arch/rpm-4.14.1'