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<glsa id="201310-15">
<title>GNU Automake: Multiple vulnerabilities</title>
<synopsis>Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in GNU Automake, allowing
local arbitrary command execution with the privileges of the user running
an Automake-based build.
</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">automake</product>
<announced>October 25, 2013</announced>
<revised>October 25, 2013: 1</revised>
<bug>295357</bug>
<bug>426336</bug>
<access>local</access>
<affected>
<package name="sys-devel/automake" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.11.6</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.11.6</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>GNU Automake is a tool for automatically generating Makefile.in files
compliant with the GNU Coding Standards.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in GNU Automake. Please
review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A local attacker could execute arbitrary commands with the privileges of
the user running an Automake-based build.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All Automake users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=sys-devel/automake-1.11.6"
</code>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2009-4029">CVE-2009-4029</uri>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-3386">CVE-2012-3386</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Fri, 07 Oct 2011 23:37:36 +0000">
underling
</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Fri, 25 Oct 2013 23:54:51 +0000">
phajdan.jr
</metadata>
</glsa>