GLSA-201503-13 : BusyBox: Multiple vulnerabilities
Low Nessus Plugin ID 82314
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201503-13 (BusyBox: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in BusyBox. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A context-dependent attacker can load kernel modules without privileges by nullifying enforced module prefixes. Execution of arbitrary files or a Denial of Service can be caused through the included vulnerable LZO library.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll BusyBox users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/busybox-1.23.1'