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ELSA-2013-1273 Important: Oracle Linux spice-gtk security update

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ELSA-2013-1273 Important: Oracle Linux spice-gtk security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/19/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/19/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

spice-gtk 0.14, and possibly other versions, invokes the polkit authority using the insecure polkit_unix_process_new API function, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions by leveraging a PolkitUnixProcess PolkitSubject race condition via a (1) setuid process or (2) pkexec process, a related issue to CVE-2013-4288.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-spice-glib
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-spice-glib-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-spice-gtk
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-spice-gtk-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-spice-gtk-python
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-spice-gtk-tools

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