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<glsa id="201110-08">
<title>feh: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities were found in feh, the worst of which
leading to remote passive code execution.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">feh</product>
<announced>October 13, 2011</announced>
<revised>October 13, 2011: 2</revised>
<bug>325531</bug>
<bug>354063</bug>
<access>local, remote</access>
<affected>
<package name="media-gfx/feh" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.12</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.12</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>feh is a fast, lightweight imageviewer using imlib2.</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in feh. Please review the
CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="high">
<p>A malicious entity might entice a user to visit a URL using the
--wget-timestamp option, thus executing arbitrary commands via shell
metacharacters; a malicious local user could perform a symlink attack and
overwrite arbitrary files.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All feh users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=media-gfx/feh-1.12"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2010-2246">CVE-2010-2246</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-0702">CVE-2011-0702</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2011-1031">CVE-2011-1031</uri>
</references>
<metadata timestamp="Fri, 07 Oct 2011 23:37:47 +0000" tag="requester">craig</metadata>
<metadata timestamp="Thu, 13 Oct 2011 21:10:09 +0000" tag="submitter">craig</metadata>
</glsa>