Ubuntu xorg-driver-fglrx 'LD_LIBRARY_PATH' Remote Command Execution Vulnerability

Ubuntu 'xorg-driver-fglrx' is prone to a remote command-execution vulnerability.

An attacker could exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting victim to run an application in a directory containing a malicious library file with a specific name. A successful exploit will allow arbitrary code to run within the privileges of the currently logged-in user.

Ubuntu 8.10 is vulnerable.


 

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