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The XSLoader::load method in XSLoader in Perl does not properly locate .so files when called in a string eval, which might allow local users to execute arbitrary code via a Trojan horse library under the current working directory.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Aug 2, 2016
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Aug 3, 2016

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