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|Posted: Fri Jun 27, 2014 2:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201406-29 ] spice-gtk: Privilege escalation
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: spice-gtk: Privilege escalation (GLSA 201406-29)
Date: June 26, 2014
A vulnerability in spice-gtk could allow local attackers to gain
spice-gtk is a set of GObject and Gtk objects for connecting to Spice
servers and a client GUI.
Vulnerable: < 0.14
Unaffected: >= 0.14
Architectures: All supported architectures
spice-gtk does not properly sanitize the DBUS_SYSTEM_BUS_ADDRESS
A local attacker may be able to gain escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All spice-gtk users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/spice-gtk-0.14"