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 Severity: Normal
    Title: procps: Multiple vulnerabilities
     Date: May 30, 2018
     Bugs: #656022
       ID: 201805-14

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Synopsis
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Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in procps, the worst of which
could result in the execution of arbitrary code.

Background
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A bunch of small useful utilities that give information about processes
using the /proc filesystem.

Affected packages
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     Package              /     Vulnerable     /            Unaffected
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  1  sys-process/procps         < 3.3.15-r1              >= 3.3.15-r1 

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

Impact
=====
A local attacker could execute arbitrary code, escalate privileges, or
cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround
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There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution
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All procps users should upgrade to the latest version:

  # emerge --sync
  # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-process/procps-3.3.15-r1"

References
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[ 1 ] CVE-2018-1120
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1120
[ 2 ] CVE-2018-1121
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1121
[ 3 ] CVE-2018-1122
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1122
[ 4 ] CVE-2018-1123
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1123
[ 5 ] CVE-2018-1124
      https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1124

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

 https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201805-14

Concerns?
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Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the
confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost
importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to
security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at
https://bugs.gentoo.org.

License
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Copyright 2018 Gentoo Foundation, Inc; referenced text
belongs to its owner(s).

The contents of this document are licensed under the
Creative Commons - Attribution / Share Alike license.

https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.5/

Gentoo: GLSA-201805-14: procps: Multiple vulnerabilities

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in procps, the worst of which could result in the execution of arbitrary code.

Summary

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

Resolution

All procps users should upgrade to the latest version: # emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=sys-process/procps-3.3.15-r1"

References

[ 1 ] CVE-2018-1120 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1120 [ 2 ] CVE-2018-1121 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1121 [ 3 ] CVE-2018-1122 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1122 [ 4 ] CVE-2018-1123 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1123 [ 5 ] CVE-2018-1124 https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-1124

Availability

This GLSA and any updates to it are available for viewing at the Gentoo Security Website: https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201805-14

Concerns

Security is a primary focus of Gentoo Linux and ensuring the confidentiality and security of our users' machines is of utmost importance to us. Any security concerns should be addressed to security@gentoo.org or alternatively, you may file a bug at https://bugs.gentoo.org.

Severity
Severity: Normal
Title: procps: Multiple vulnerabilities
Date: May 30, 2018
Bugs: #656022
ID: 201805-14

Synopsis

Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in procps, the worst of which could result in the execution of arbitrary code.

Background

A bunch of small useful utilities that give information about processes using the /proc filesystem.

Affected Packages

------------------------------------------------------------------- Package / Vulnerable / Unaffected ------------------------------------------------------------------- 1 sys-process/procps < 3.3.15-r1 >= 3.3.15-r1

Impact

===== A local attacker could execute arbitrary code, escalate privileges, or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

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