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<!DOCTYPE glsa SYSTEM "http://www.gentoo.org/dtd/glsa.dtd">
<glsa id="200901-06">
<title>Tremulous: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code</title>
<synopsis>
A buffer overflow vulnerability has been discovered in Tremulous.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">tremulous tremulous-bin</product>
<announced>January 11, 2009</announced>
<revised>January 11, 2009: 01</revised>
<bug>222119</bug>
<access>remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="games-fps/tremulous" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.1.0-r2</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.1.0-r2</vulnerable>
</package>
<package name="games-fps/tremulous-bin" auto="yes" arch="*">
<vulnerable range="lt">1.1.0</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>
Tremulous is a team-based First Person Shooter game.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>
It has been reported that Tremulous includes a vulnerable version of
the ioQuake3 engine (GLSA 200605-12, CVE-2006-2236).
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>
A remote attacker could entice a user to connect to a malicious games
server, possibly resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>
There is no known workaround at this time.
</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>
Tremulous users should upgrade to the latest version:
</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose &quot;&gt;=games-fps/tremulous-1.1.0-r2&quot;</code>
<p>
Note: The binary version of Tremulous has been removed from the Portage
tree.
</p>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2006-2236">CVE-2006-2236</uri>
<uri link="/security/en/glsa/glsa-200605-12.xml">GLSA 200605-12</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Mon, 13 Oct 2008 16:40:23 +0000">
keytoaster
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Sat, 10 Jan 2009 22:54:22 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
<metadata tag="bugReady" timestamp="Sat, 10 Jan 2009 22:54:33 +0000">
p-y
</metadata>
</glsa>