GLSA-201412-45 : Facter: Privilege escalation
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80266
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-45 (Facter: Privilege escalation)
Facter includes the current working directory in the search path.
A local attacker may be able to gain escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Facter users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=dev-ruby/facter-1.7.6'