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SUSE: CVE-2015-4625: SUSE Linux Security Advisory

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
10/26/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/18/2015
Modified
06/21/2021

Description

Integer overflow in the authentication_agent_new_cookie function in PolicyKit (aka polkit) before 0.113 allows local users to gain privileges by creating a large number of connections, which triggers the issuance of a duplicate cookie value.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-libpolkit0
  • suse-upgrade-libpolkit0-32bit
  • suse-upgrade-polkit
  • suse-upgrade-polkit-devel
  • suse-upgrade-typelib-1_0-polkit-1_0

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