This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges.
The vulnerability exists due to the tcsd daemon is started with root privileges instead of tss user and fails to drop them after successful start. A local user can abuse such behavior and escalate privileges on the system.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
TrouSerS: 0.2.8 - 0.3.14
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?