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|Posted: Sun Nov 23, 2014 7:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201411-08 ] Aircrack-ng: User-assisted execution of a
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: Aircrack-ng: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code (GLSA 201411-08)
Exploitable: local, remote
Date: November 23, 2014
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Aircrack-ng, possibly
resulting in local privilege escalation, remote code execution, or Denial
Aircrack-ng is an 802.11 WEP and WPA-PSK keys cracking program that can
recover keys once enough data packets have been captured.
Vulnerable: < 1.2_rc1
Unaffected: >= 1.2_rc1
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Aircrack-ng. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A local attacker can use this flaw to execute arbitrary code or gain
escalated privileges. A remote attacker execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All Aircrack-ng users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose