openSUSE Security Update : gvfs (openSUSE-2019-1699)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 126523


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for gvfs fixes the following issues :

Security issues fixed :

- CVE-2019-12795: Fixed a vulnerability which could have allowed attacks via local D-Bus method calls (bsc#1137930).

- CVE-2019-12447: Fixed an improper handling of file ownership in daemon/gvfsbackendadmin.c due to no use of setfsuid (bsc#1136986).

- CVE-2019-12449: Fixed an improper handling of file's user and group ownership in daemon/gvfsbackendadmin.c (bsc#1136992).

- CVE-2019-12448: Fixed race conditions in daemon/gvfsbackendadmin.c due to implementation of query_info_on_read/write at admin backend (bsc#1136981).

Other issue addressed :

- Drop polkit rules files that are only relevant for wheel group (bsc#1125433).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-15:Update update project.


Update the affected gvfs packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 126523

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1699.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/07/08

Updated: 2020/01/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-32bit-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-backend-afc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-backend-afc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-backend-samba, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-backend-samba-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-backends, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-backends-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-fuse, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-fuse-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gvfs-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.0

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/07/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/05/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-12447, CVE-2019-12448, CVE-2019-12449, CVE-2019-12795