Mageia Linux Local Check: mgasa-2015-0333

Published: 2015-10-15 07:42:04
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

Technical Details:
When auditing the filesystem the names of files are logged. These filenames can contain escape sequences, when viewed using the ausearch programs -i option for example this can result in the escape sequences being processed unsafely by the terminal program being used to view the data (CVE-2015-5186).

Recommendations:
Update the affected Linux Distribution Packages to the latest available version.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

Summary:
Mageia Linux Local Security Checks mgasa-2015-0333

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2015-5186

References:

https://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0333.html

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Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0

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