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PostPosted: Mon May 19, 2014 8:26 am    Post subject: [ GLSA 201405-26 ] X2Go Server: Privilege Escalation Reply with quote

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory

Title: X2Go Server: Privilege Escalation (GLSA 201405-26)
Severity: high
Exploitable: local
Date: May 19, 2014
Bug(s): #497260
ID: 201405-26

Synopsis

A local privilege escalation vulnerability has been discovered in
X2Go Server.


Background

X2Go is an open source terminal server project.

Affected Packages

Package: net-misc/x2goserver
Vulnerable: < 4.0.1.12
Unaffected: >= 4.0.1.12
Architectures: All supported architectures


Description

X2Go Server is prone to a local privilege-escalation vulnerability.

Impact

A local attacker could gain escalated privileges.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All X2Go Server users should upgrade to the latest version:
Code:
# emerge --sync
      # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/x2goserver-4.0.1.12"
   


References

CVE-2013-7383


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