GLSA-200609-02 : GTetrinet: Remote code execution

High Nessus Plugin ID 22324


The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200609-02 (GTetrinet: Remote code execution)

Michael Gehring has found that GTetrinet fails to properly handle array indexes.
Impact :

An attacker can potentially execute arbitrary code by sending a negative number of players to the server.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All GTetrinet users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-puzzle/gtetrinet-0.7.10'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 22324

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-200609-02.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.13 $

Type: local

Published: 2006/09/12

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:gtetrinet, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2006/09/06

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2006/08/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-3125

BID: 19766

OSVDB: 28269

GLSA: 200609-02