GLSA-200609-03 : OpenTTD: Remote Denial of Service
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22325
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200609-03 (OpenTTD: Remote Denial of Service)
OpenTTD is vulnerable to a Denial of Service attack due to a flaw in the manner the game server handles errors in command packets.
An authenticated attacker can cause a Denial of Service by sending an invalid error number to a vulnerable OpenTTD server.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll OpenTTD users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-simulation/openttd-0.4.8'