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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-3394: GNU TeXmacs: Privilege escalation

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2010-3394: GNU TeXmacs: Privilege escalation

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/20/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The (1) texmacs and (2) tm_mupad_help scripts in TeXmacs 1.0.7.4 place a zero-length directory name in the LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse shared library in the current working directory.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-office-texmacs

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