GLSA-201612-15 : ARJ: Multiple vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 95548
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201612-15 (ARJ: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in ARJ. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
An attacker, using a specially crafted ARJ archive, could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll ARJ users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=app-arch/arj-3.10.22-r5'