GLSA-201412-49 : fish: Multiple vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 80270


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201412-49 (fish: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in fish. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A local attacker may be able to gain escalated privileges or overwrite arbitrary files. Furthermore, a remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All fish users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-shells/fish-2.1.1'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 80270

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201412-49.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2014/12/29

Modified: 2018/03/05

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.9

Temporal Score: 6

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

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


Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:fish, 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: 2014/12/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-2905, CVE-2014-2906, CVE-2014-2914, CVE-2014-3219

BID: 67095, 67097, 67098, 67115

GLSA: 201412-49