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ELSA-2016-0189 Moderate: Oracle Linux polkit security update

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ELSA-2016-0189 Moderate: Oracle Linux polkit security update

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/26/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/17/2016
Modified
04/11/2019

Description

PolicyKit (aka polkit) before 0.113 allows local users to cause a denial of service (memory corruption and polkitd daemon crash) and possibly gain privileges via unspecified vectors, related to "javascript rule evaluation."

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-polkit
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-polkit-devel
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-polkit-docs

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