Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dbus-glib (MDVSA-2013:071)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated dbus-glib packages fix security vulnerability :

A privilege escalation flaw was found in the way dbus-glib, the D-Bus
add-on library to integrate the standard D-Bus library with the GLib
thread abstraction and main loop, performed filtering of the message
sender (message source subject), when the NameOwnerChanged signal was
received. A local attacker could use this flaw to escalate their
privileges (CVE-2013-0292).

Solution :

Update the affected lib64dbus-glib and / or lib64dbus-glib1_2
packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66085 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57985

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0292

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