A vulnerability was discovered in XRootD which could lead to the remote execution of code.
|Package||net-libs/xrootd on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 4.8.3|
|Unaffected versions||>= 4.8.3|
A project that aims at giving high performance, scalable, and fault tolerant access to data repositories of many kinds.
A shell command injection was discovered in XRootD.
A remote attacker could execute arbitrary code.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All XRootD users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-libs/xrootd-4.8.3"
March 14, 2019
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