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Red Hat update for dbus-glib


Secunia ID

SA52375

CVE-ID

CVE-2013-0292

Release Date

27 Feb 2013

Criticality

Less Critical

Solution Status

Vendor Patch

Where

Local system

Impact
Privilege escalation

This covers vulnerabilities where a user is able to conduct certain tasks with the privileges of other users or administrative users.

This typically includes cases where a local user on a client or server system can gain access to the administrator or root account thus taking full control of the system.

Description

Red Hat has issued an update for dbus-glib. This fixes a vulnerability, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to perform certain actions with escalated privileges.

For more information:
SA52225

Solution

Updated packages are available via Red Hat Network.
https://rhn.redhat.com/

Original Advisory

RHSA-2013:0568-2:
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-0568.html