Ettercap: Multiple vulnerabilities

2015-05-13T00:00:00
ID GLSA-201505-01
Type gentoo
Reporter Gentoo Foundation
Modified 2015-05-13T00:00:00

Description

Background

Ettercap is a comprehensive suite for man in the middle attacks.

Description

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Ettercap. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.

Impact

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process or cause a Denial of Service condition.

Workaround

There is no known workaround at this time.

Resolution

All Ettercap users should upgrade to the latest version:

 # emerge --sync
 # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-analyzer/ettercap-0.8.2"