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FreeBSD: VID-48CCA164-E269-11E7-BE51-6599C735AFC8 (CVE-2017-17531): global -- gozilla vulnerability

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
7 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) December 11, 2017 December 20, 2017 January 17, 2018

Description

gozilla.c in GNU GLOBAL 4.8.6 does not validate strings before launching the program specified by the BROWSER environment variable, which might allow remote attackers to conduct argument-injection attacks via a crafted URL.

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References

Solution

freebsd-upgrade-package-global