This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
CWE-254 - Security Features
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the affected system.
The vulnerability exists due to xdg-open can execute a ".desktop" file on an attacker-controlled FTP server. A remote attacker can trick the victim into opening a malicious desktop file and execute arbitrary code on the system.
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
exo: 0.1.1 - 4.17.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.