Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : udisks2 (MDVSA-2015:088)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Updated udisks2 packages fixes security vulnerability :

A flaw was found in the way udisks and udisks2 handled long path
names. A malicious, local user could use this flaw to create a
specially crafted directory structure that could lead to arbitrary
code execution with the privileges of the udisks daemon (root)
(CVE-2014-0004).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0129.html

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 82341 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0004

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