Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

SUSE: CVE-2014-8148: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Back to Search

SUSE: CVE-2014-8148: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/23/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
06/19/2021

Description

The default D-Bus access control rule in Midgard2 10.05.7.1 allows local users to send arbitrary method calls or signals to any process on the system bus and possibly execute arbitrary code with root privileges.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-dbus-1
  • suse-upgrade-dbus-1-devel
  • suse-upgrade-dbus-1-devel-doc
  • suse-upgrade-dbus-1-x11
  • suse-upgrade-libdbus-1-3
  • suse-upgrade-libdbus-1-3-32bit

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

;