Debian DLA-1448-1 : policykit-1 security update
Low Nessus Plugin ID 111389
SynopsisThe remote Debian host is missing a security update.
DescriptionIt was discovered that there was a denial of service vulnerability in policykit-1, a framework for managing administrative policies and privileges.
For Debian 8 'Jessie', this issue has been fixed in policykit-1 version 0.105-15~deb8u3.
We recommend that you upgrade your policykit-1 packages.
NOTE: Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the DLA security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
SolutionUpgrade the affected packages.