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|Posted: Sun May 18, 2014 3:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201405-17 ] Munin: Multiple vulnerabilities
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Munin: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201405-17)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: May 18, 2014
Bug(s): #412881, #445250
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Munin which may
lead to symlink attacks, file creation, or bypass of security restrictions.
Munin is an open source server monitoring tool.
Vulnerable: < 2.0.8-r2
Unaffected: >= 2.0.8-r2
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Munin. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker could perform symlink attacks to overwrite arbitrary
files with the privileges of the user running the application.
A remote attacker could create files or load new Munin configuration
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Munin users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/munin-2.0.8-r2"