Executive Summary

Informations
Name MDVSA-2014:118 First vendor Publication 2014-06-10
Vendor Mandriva Last vendor Modification 2014-06-10
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision N/A

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
 
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 3.3 Attack Range Local
Cvss Impact Score 4.9 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 3.4 Authentication None Required
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Detail

Updated emacs packages fix security vulnerabilities:

Steve Kemp discovered multiple temporary file handling issues in Emacs. A local attacker could use these flaws to perform symbolic link attacks against users running Emacs (CVE-2014-3421, CVE-2014-3422, CVE-2014-3423).

Original Source

Url : http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2014:118

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following')

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

TypeDescriptionCount
Application 27
Os 2

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2015-05-08 Name : The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.
File : suse_11_emacs-150323.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2015-03-30 Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2015-117.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-11-21 Name : The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
File : openSUSE-2014-692.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-06-11 Name : The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
File : mandriva_MDVSA-2014-118.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO
2014-05-30 Name : The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.
File : fedora_2014-6554.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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Date Informations
2014-06-12 13:24:12
  • Multiple Updates
2014-06-10 21:22:53
  • First insertion