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Freedesktop » Libdbus » 1.5.8 : Security Vulnerabilities (CVSS score >= 3)

Cpe Name:cpe:/a:freedesktop:libdbus:1.5.8
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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2012-3524 264 1 Exec Code +Priv 2012-09-18 2013-12-05
6.9
None Local Medium Not required Complete Complete Complete
libdbus 1.5.x and earlier, when used in setuid or other privileged programs in X.org and possibly other products, allows local users to gain privileges and execute arbitrary code via the DBUS_SYSTEM_BUS_ADDRESS environment variable. NOTE: libdbus maintainers state that this is a vulnerability in the applications that do not cleanse environment variables, not in libdbus itself: "we do not support use of libdbus in setuid binaries that do not sanitize their environment before their first call into libdbus."
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