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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3255: polkit: Heap-corruption on duplicate IDs

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3255: polkit: Heap-corruption on duplicate IDs

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/26/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The polkit_backend_action_pool_init function in polkitbackend/polkitbackendactionpool.c in PolicyKit (aka polkit) before 0.113 might allow local users to gain privileges via duplicate action IDs in action descriptions.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-sys-auth-polkit

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