TinTin++: Multiple vulnerabilities
Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
||GLSA 201111-07 / TinTin++
||November 20, 2011
||November 20, 2011: 1
All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in TinTin++ which could
allow a remote attacker to conduct several attacks, including the execution
of arbitrary code and Denial of Service.
TinTin++ is a free MUD gaming client.
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in TinTin++. Please review
the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Remote unauthenticated attackers may be able to execute arbitrary code
with the privileges of the TinTin++ process, cause a Denial of Service,
or truncate arbitrary files in the top level of the home directory
belonging to the user running the TinTin++ process.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All TinTin++ users should upgrade to the latest stable version:
Code Listing 3.1: Resolution
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=games-mud/tintin-1.98.0"
NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since March 25, 2008. It is likely that your system is already
no longer affected by this issue.