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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2013-1436: xmonad-contrib: Arbitrary code execution

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2013-1436: xmonad-contrib: Arbitrary code execution

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/06/2014
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The XMonad.Hooks.DynamicLog module in xmonad-contrib before 0.11.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via a web page title, which activates the commands when the user clicks on the xmobar window title, as demonstrated using an action tag.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-x11-wm-xmonad-contrib

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