GLSA-201702-03 : Firejail: Privilege escalation
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 97092
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201702-03 (Firejail: Privilege escalation)
The unaffected packages listed in GLSA 201612-48 had an incomplete fix as reported by Sebastian Krahmer of SuSE. This has been properly patched in the latest releases.
An attacker could possibly bypass sandbox protection, cause a Denial of Service condition, or escalate privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll Firejail users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/firejail-0.9.44.8' All Firejail-lts users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=sys-apps/firejail-lts-0.9.38.10'