CVE-2014-0476

Published: 04 June 2014

The slapper function in chkrootkit before 0.50 does not properly quote file paths, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse executable. NOTE: this is only a vulnerability when /tmp is not mounted with the noexec option.

Priority

Medium

Status

Package Release Status
chkrootkit
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Needs triage

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr)
Released (0.49-4.1ubuntu1.14.04.1)