Bug 1211237 (CVE-2015-0844) - CVE-2015-0844 wesnoth: information leak via built-in WML/Lua API
Summary: CVE-2015-0844 wesnoth: information leak via built-in WML/Lua API
Status: NEW
Alias: CVE-2015-0844
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability (Show other bugs)
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Version: unspecified
Hardware: All Linux
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Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1211238 1211239 1211240
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2015-04-13 11:51 UTC by Martin Prpič
Modified: 2015-04-13 11:52 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: wesnoth 1.12.2
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Description Martin Prpič 2015-04-13 11:51:37 UTC
A flaw was reported in wesnoth, a turn-based strategy game with a fantasy theme:

A severe security vulnerability in the game client was found (bug #23440) which could allow a malicious user to obtain personal files and information from other players in networked MP games using the built-in WML/Lua API on any platform.

The flaw affects wesnoth 1.12.1 and wesnoth 1.10.7.

Release announcement:

http://forums.wesnoth.org/viewtopic.php?t=41870
https://raw.githubusercontent.com/wesnoth/wesnoth/1.12.2/changelog

Upstream advisory:

http://forums.wesnoth.org/viewtopic.php?t=41872

Upstream patch:

https://github.com/wesnoth/wesnoth/commit/af61f9fdd15cd439da9e2fe5fa39d174c923eaae

Comment 1 Martin Prpič 2015-04-13 11:52:28 UTC
Created wesnoth tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1211238]
Affects: epel-5 [bug 1211239]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 1211240]


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