Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : dbus-glib (MDVSA-2013:071)
High Nessus Plugin ID 66085
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUpdated dbus-glib packages fix security vulnerability :
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 privileges (CVE-2013-0292).
SolutionUpdate the affected lib64dbus-glib and / or lib64dbus-glib1_2 packages.