GLSA-201904-22 : OpenDKIM: Root privilege escalation
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 124227
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201904-22 (OpenDKIM: Root privilege escalation)
It was discovered that Gentoo’s OpenDKIM 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 OpenDKIM users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=mail-filter/opendkim-2.10.3-r8'