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<glsa id="201401-31">
<title>CEDET: Privilege escalation</title>
<synopsis>A vulnerability in CEDET could result in privilege escalation.</synopsis>
<product type="ebuild">cedet</product>
<announced>January 27, 2014</announced>
<revised>January 27, 2014: 2</revised>
<bug>398227</bug>
<access>local</access>
<affected>
<package name="app-emacs/cedet" auto="yes" arch="*">
<unaffected range="ge">1.0.1</unaffected>
<vulnerable range="lt">1.0.1</vulnerable>
</package>
</affected>
<background>
<p>CEDET is a Collection of Emacs Development Environment Tools written
with the end goal of creating an advanced development environment in
Emacs.
</p>
</background>
<description>
<p>An untrusted search path vulnerability was discovered in CEDET.</p>
</description>
<impact type="normal">
<p>A local attacker could escalate his privileges via a specially crafted
Lisp expression in a Project.ede file in the directory or a parent
directory of an opened file.
</p>
</impact>
<workaround>
<p>There is no known workaround at this time.</p>
</workaround>
<resolution>
<p>All CEDET users should upgrade to the latest version:</p>
<code>
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose "&gt;=app-emacs/cedet-1.0.1"
</code>
<p>NOTE: This is a legacy GLSA. Updates for all affected architectures are
available since February 01, 2012. It is likely that your system is
already no longer affected by this issue.
</p>
</resolution>
<references>
<uri link="http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=CVE-2012-0035">CVE-2012-0035</uri>
</references>
<metadata tag="requester" timestamp="Wed, 01 Feb 2012 17:22:27 +0000">ago</metadata>
<metadata tag="submitter" timestamp="Mon, 27 Jan 2014 09:57:54 +0000">Zlogene</metadata>
</glsa>