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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-3577: OpenTTD: Execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-3577: OpenTTD: Execution of arbitrary code

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/10/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Buffer overflow in src/openttd.cpp in OpenTTD before 0.6.2 allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a large filename supplied to the "-g" parameter in the ttd_main function. NOTE: it is unlikely that this issue would cross privilege boundaries in typical environments.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-games-simulation-openttd

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