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[GLSA-200509-03] OpenTTD: Format string vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
OpenTTD: Format string vulnerabilities
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200509-03
(OpenTTD: Format string vulnerabilities)
Alexey Dobriyan discovered several format string vulnerabilities
A remote attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to crash the
OpenTTD server or client and possibly execute arbitrary code with the
rights of the user running OpenTTD.
There are no known workarounds at this time.
All OpenTTD users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=games-simulation/openttd-0.4.0.1-r1"
Threat Level: High
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