FreeBSD libedit ".editrc" from Current Directory Vulnerability

Solution:
One of the following:

1) Upgrade your vulnerable system to a version dated after the correction date.

2) Download the patch:

# fetch ftp://ftp.FreeBSD.org/pub/FreeBSD/CERT/patches/SA-00:24/libedit.patch

Apply the patch and rebuild as follows:

# cd /usr/src/lib/libedit
# patch -p < libedit.patch

and rebuild your system as described in http://www.freebsd.org/handbook/makeworld.html


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