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Mandriva: 2013:071: dbus-glib Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated 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 [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2013:071
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : dbus-glib
 Date    : April 8, 2013
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated 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).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-0292
 https://wiki.mageia.org/en/Support/Advisories/MGASA-2013-0057
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 9ab96c579f8b25af6351fdadc60b35b3  mbs1/x86_64/lib64dbus-glib-0.96-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 26926651e48b9b3f5c08be82a756c2c0  mbs1/x86_64/lib64dbus-glib1_2-0.96-2.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 537f5d00df4764bb0ecbcb29ff6737d3  mbs1/SRPMS/dbus-glib-0.96-2.1.mbs1.src.rpm
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 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/advisories/

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
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