Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : emacs (MDVSA-2008:216)
High Nessus Plugin ID 37477
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found in how Emacs would import python scripts from the current working directory during the editing of a python file. This could allow a local user to execute arbitrary code via a trojan python file (CVE-2008-3949).
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.