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The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
Updated glib2.0 packages fix security vulnerability :
It was discovered that the version of glib shipped with MBS 1 does not
sanitise certain DBUS related environment variables. When used in
combination with a setuid application which utilises dbus via glib, a
local user could gain escalated privileges with a specially crafted
environment. This is related to a similar issue with dbus
This updated version of glib adds appropriate protection against such
scenarios and also adds additional hardening when used in a setuid
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.4
Public Exploit Available : true