FreeBSD : dbus-glib -- privledge escalation (77bb0541-c1aa-11e3-a5ac-001b21614864)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Sebastian Krahmer reports :

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

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73550 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0292

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