Mandriva: 2014:064: udisks
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake Updated udisks 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 [More...]
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 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2014:064
 http://www.mandriva.com/en/support/security/
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 Package : udisks
 Date    : March 17, 2014
 Affected: Business Server 1.0
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 Problem Description:

 Updated udisks 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).
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 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2014-0004
 http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2014-0129.html
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 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Business Server 1/X86_64:
 b7b8138c781ce706d35c803b68b0f95b  mbs1/x86_64/udisks-1.0.4-7.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm
 5139fe402d636edb486c9a02082acfd8  mbs1/x86_64/udisks-devel-1.0.4-7.1.mbs1.x86_64.rpm 
 bfd3cb6833dd91223e3dc8def514da07  mbs1/SRPMS/udisks-1.0.4-7.1.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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