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ELSA-2011-0953 Moderate: Oracle Linux system-config-firewall security update

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ELSA-2011-0953 Moderate: Oracle Linux system-config-firewall security update

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
07/21/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/20/2011
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

fw_dbus.py in system-config-firewall 1.2.29 and earlier uses the pickle Python module unsafely during D-Bus communication between the GUI and the backend, which might allow local users to gain privileges via a crafted serialized object.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-system-config-firewall
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-system-config-firewall-base
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-system-config-firewall-tui
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-system-config-printer
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-system-config-printer-libs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-system-config-printer-udev

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