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[GLSA-200506-05] SilverCity: Insecure file permissions Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
SilverCity: Insecure file permissions
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200506-05
(SilverCity: Insecure file permissions)
The SilverCity package installs three executable files with
A local attacker could modify the executable files, causing
arbitrary code to be executed with the permissions of an unsuspecting
There are no known workarounds at this time.
All SilverCity users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=app-text/silvercity-0.9.5-r1"
Threat Level: Medium
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