Joined: 12 May 2004
|Posted: Wed May 30, 2018 3:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201805-15 ] beep
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: beep: Local privilege escalation (GLSA 201805-15)
A vulnerability in beep could allow local attackers to escalate
The advanced PC speaker beeper.
Vulnerable: < 1.3-r3
Unaffected: >= 1.3-r3
Architectures: All supported architectures
A race condition, if setuid, was discovered in beep.
A local attacker could escalate privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All beep users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-misc/beep-1.3-r3"