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Secunia Security Advisory 16626

Secunia Security Advisory 16626
Posted Aug 31, 2005
Authored by Secunia | Site secunia.com

Secunia Security Advisory - Gentoo has issued an update for lm_sensors. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to perform certain actions on a vulnerable system with escalated privileges.

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Secunia Security Advisory 16626

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TITLE:
Gentoo update for lm_sensors

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA16626

VERIFY ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/16626/

CRITICAL:
Less critical

IMPACT:
Privilege escalation

WHERE:
Local system

OPERATING SYSTEM:
Gentoo Linux 1.x
http://secunia.com/product/339/

DESCRIPTION:
Gentoo has issued an update for lm_sensors. This fixes a
vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to
perform certain actions on a vulnerable system with escalated
privileges.

For more information:
SA16501

SOLUTION:
Update to "sys-apps/lm_sensors-2.9.1-r1" or later.

ORIGINAL ADVISORY:
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200508-19.xml

OTHER REFERENCES:
SA16501:
http://secunia.com/advisories/16501/

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About:
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everybody keeping their systems up to date against the latest
vulnerabilities.

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Please Note:
Secunia recommends that you verify all advisories you receive by
clicking the link.
Secunia NEVER sends attached files with advisories.
Secunia does not advise people to install third party patches, only
use those supplied by the vendor.

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