GLSA-200503-24 : LTris: Buffer overflow
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 17580
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200503-24 (LTris: Buffer overflow)
LTris is vulnerable to a buffer overflow when reading the global highscores file.
By modifying the global highscores file a malicious user could trick another user to execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll LTris users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-puzzle/ltris-1.0.10'