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[GLSA-200609-03] OpenTTD: Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
OpenTTD: Remote Denial of Service
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200609-03
(OpenTTD: Remote Denial of Service)
OpenTTD is vulnerable to a Denial of Service attack due to a flaw in
the manner the game server handles errors in command packets.
An authenticated attacker can cause a Denial of Service by sending an
invalid error number to a vulnerable OpenTTD server.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All OpenTTD users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=games-simulation/openttd-0.4.8"
Threat Level: Medium
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