GLSA-200603-14 : Heimdal: rshd privilege escalation
Low Nessus Plugin ID 21095
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200603-14 (Heimdal: rshd privilege escalation)
An unspecified privilege escalation vulnerability in the rshd server of Heimdal has been reported.
Authenticated users could exploit the vulnerability to escalate privileges or to change the ownership and content of arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Heimdal users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-crypt/heimdal-0.7.2'