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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2013-4394: systemd: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2013-4394: systemd: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:P)
Published
10/28/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The SetX11Keyboard function in systemd, when PolicyKit Local Authority (PKLA) is used to change the group permissions on the X Keyboard Extension (XKB) layouts description, allows local users in the group to modify the Xorg X11 Server configuration file and possibly gain privileges via vectors involving "special and control characters."

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-apps-systemd

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