GLSA-201110-08 : feh: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 56501
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201110-08 (feh: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in feh. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A malicious entity might entice a user to visit a URL using the
--wget-timestamp option, thus executing arbitrary commands via shell metacharacters; a malicious local user could perform a symlink attack and overwrite arbitrary files.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll feh users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-gfx/feh-1.12'