Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2015-3255: polkit security update

Back to Search

Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2015-3255: polkit security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/26/2015
Created
11/20/2019
Added
11/19/2019
Modified
11/19/2019

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)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp5-upgrade-polkit
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp5-upgrade-polkit-devel
  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp5-upgrade-polkit-docs

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;