Executive Summary

Summary
TitleChicken: Multiple vulnerabilities
Informations
NameGLSA-201612-54First vendor Publication2016-12-31
VendorGentooLast vendor Modification2016-12-31
Severity (Vendor) N/ARevisionN/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score7.5Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score6.4Attack ComplexityLow
Cvss Expoit Score10AuthenticationNone Required
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Detail

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in Chicken, the worst of which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code.

Background

Chicken is a scheme interpreter and native scheme to C compiler.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Chicken. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Chicken users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=dev-scheme/chicken-4.10.0-r1"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2013-2024 : http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-2024
[ 2 ] CVE-2013-4385 : http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2013-4385
[ 3 ] CVE-2014-3776 : http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-3776
[ 4 ] CVE-2014-9651 : http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2014-9651
[ 5 ] CVE-2015-4556 : http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2015-4556

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website:

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-54

Original Source

Url : http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-201612-54.xml

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

%idName
75 %CWE-119Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer
25 %CWE-20Improper Input Validation

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application54

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

DateDescription
2017-01-03Name : The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
File : gentoo_GLSA-201612-54.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-06-30Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2015-10165.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-06-30Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2015-10333.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-06-23Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_0da404ad189111e5a1cf002590263bf5.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-06-23Name : The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
File : freebsd_pkg_e7b7f2b5177a11e5ad33f8d111029e6a.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-08-09Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2014-6551.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-08-09Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2014-6553.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-02-10Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2013-22130.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-11-26Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2013-17912.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2013-09-30Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2013-17868.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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2017-07-01 09:25:35
  • Multiple Updates
2017-01-04 13:23:10
  • Multiple Updates
2016-12-31 17:23:16
  • First insertion