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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-3479: GNU Emacs: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2012-3479: GNU Emacs: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
08/25/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

lisp/files.el in Emacs 23.2, 23.3, 23.4, and 24.1 automatically executes eval forms in local-variable sections when the enable-local-variables option is set to :safe, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary Emacs Lisp code via a crafted file.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-app-editors-emacs

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