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HistoryJan 11, 2009 - 12:00 a.m.

Tremulous: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

2009-01-1100:00:00
Gentoo Foundation
security.gentoo.org
13

CVSS2

7.6

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

HIGH

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality Impact

COMPLETE

Integrity Impact

COMPLETE

Availability Impact

COMPLETE

AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

EPSS

0.056

Percentile

93.3%

Background

Tremulous is a team-based First Person Shooter game.

Description

It has been reported that Tremulous includes a vulnerable version of the ioQuake3 engine (GLSA 200605-12, CVE-2006-2236).

Impact

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.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

Tremulous users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=games-fps/tremulous-1.1.0-r2"

Note: The binary version of Tremulous has been removed from the Portage tree.

OSVersionArchitecturePackageVersionFilename
Gentooanyallgames-fps/tremulous< 1.1.0-r2UNKNOWN
Gentooanyallgames-fps/tremulous-bin< 1.1.0UNKNOWN

CVSS2

7.6

Attack Vector

NETWORK

Attack Complexity

HIGH

Authentication

NONE

Confidentiality Impact

COMPLETE

Integrity Impact

COMPLETE

Availability Impact

COMPLETE

AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

EPSS

0.056

Percentile

93.3%