GLSA-201311-12 : Open DC Hub: Arbitrary code execution

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 70996


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201311-12 (Open DC Hub: Arbitrary code execution)

A stack-based buffer overflow flaw has been discovered in the way Open DC Hub sanitized content of a user’s MyINFO message.
Impact :

A remote authenticated user may be able to execute arbitrary code or cause a Denial of Service condition via specially crafted MyINFO message.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Open DC Hub users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=net-p2p/opendchub-0.8.2'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 70996

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201311-12.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/11/21

Modified: 2015/04/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Temporal Score: 5.2

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/11/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1147

BID: 39129

OSVDB: 63353

GLSA: 201311-12