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FreeBSD Ports: dia

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

FreeBSD Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.9

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

13 years ago

Modified

Modified

5 years ago

Summary

The remote host is missing an update to the system as announced in the referenced advisory.

Insight

Insight

The following package is affected: dia CVE-2008-5984 Untrusted search path vulnerability in the Python plugin in Dia 0.96.1, and possibly other versions, allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse Python file in the current working directory, related to a vulnerability in the PySys_SetArgv function (CVE-2008-5983).

Solution

Solution

Update your system with the appropriate patches or software upgrades. http://secunia.com/advisories/33672 http://www.vuxml.org/freebsd/25eb365c-fd11-11dd-8424-c213de35965d.html

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)