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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-5660: Vinagre: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2008-5660: Vinagre: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
12/17/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

Format string vulnerability in the vinagre_utils_show_error function (src/vinagre-utils.c) in Vinagre 0.5.x before 0.5.2 and 2.x before 2.24.2 might allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via format string specifiers in a crafted URI or VNC server response.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-net-misc-vinagre

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