GLSA-201311-01 : Mednafen: Arbitrary code execution

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 70752


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201311-01 (Mednafen: Arbitrary code execution)

An unspecified vulnerability has been discovered in Mednafen when using network play.
Impact :

A remote server could execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Mednafen users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=games-emulation/mednafen-0.8.13'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 70752

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201311-01.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/11/05

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mednafen, 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: 2013/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3085

BID: 43125

OSVDB: 67946

GLSA: 201311-01