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<glsa id="200511-12">
<title>Scorched 3D: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>
Multiple vulnerabilities in Scorched 3D allow a remote attacker to deny
service or execute arbitrary code on game servers.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">scorched3d</product>
<announced>November 15, 2005</announced>
<revised>August 10, 2006: 03</revised>
<bug>111421</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="games-strategy/scorched3d" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">40</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="le">39.1</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Scorched 3D is a clone of the classic "Scorched Earth" DOS game, adding
features like a 3D island environment and Internet multiplayer
capabilities.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
Luigi Auriemma discovered multiple flaws in the Scorched 3D game
server, including a format string vulnerability and several buffer
overflows.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="high">
<p>
A remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities to crash a game
server or execute arbitrary code with the rights of the game server
user. Users not running a Scorched 3D game server are not affected by
these flaws.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
All Scorched 3D users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=games-strategy/scorched3d-40&quot;</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://seclists.org/lists/fulldisclosure/2005/Nov/0079.html">Original advisory</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3486">CVE-2005-3486</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3487">CVE-2005-3487</uri>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2005-3488">CVE-2005-3488</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Mon, 14 Nov 2005 13:02:43 +0000">
koon
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Mon, 14 Nov 2005 13:04:09 +0000">
koon
</metadata>
</glsa>