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elasticsearch -- security fix for shared file-system repositories

Affected packages
1.0.0 <= elasticsearch < 1.6.0


VuXML ID 23232028-1ba4-11e5-b43d-002590263bf5
Discovery 2015-06-09
Entry 2015-06-26

Elastic reports:

Vulnerability Summary: All Elasticsearch versions from 1.0.0 to 1.5.2 are vulnerable to an attack that uses Elasticsearch to modify files read and executed by certain other applications.

Remediation Summary: Users should upgrade to 1.6.0. Alternately, ensure that other applications are not present on the system, or that Elasticsearch cannot write into areas where these applications would read.


CVE Name CVE-2015-4165
FreeBSD PR ports/201008