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Sicherheit: Zwei Probleme in gksu-polkit
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Name: Zwei Probleme in gksu-polkit
ID: FEDORA-2013-13616
Distribution: Fedora
Plattformen: Fedora 18
Datum: Mo, 5. August 2013, 07:51
Referenzen: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2012-5617
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-4161
Applikationen: gksu-polkit

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Name        : gksu-polkit
Product : Fedora 18
Version : 0.0.3
Release : 8.gitf8ce834c.fc18
URL : http://live.gnome.org/gksu
Summary : Command line utility to run programs as root
Description :
This is a library and application used to ask the user for passwords to run
programs as root.

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Update Information:

* Recreate tarball from proper sources; previous package was shipping an
unknown code tarball.

* Add proper patching for CVE-2012-5617/CVE-2013-4161, the previous fix was
creating a patch file and not patching the code.

* Use proper bus name in service file to fix service timeout.
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ChangeLog:

* Sun Jul 21 2013 Simone Caronni <negativo17@gmail.com> -
0.0.3-8.gitf8ce834c
- Update to git snapshot, add script to recreate tarball.
- Fix Patch1, was creating a patch file and not patching files.
- Add fix to service file from Jan Pokorný (#975541).
* Tue Jun 11 2013 Simone Caronni <negativo17@gmail.com> - 0.0.3-7
- Fix systemd service file (#948613).
- SPEC file formatting.
* Wed Feb 13 2013 Fedora Release Engineering
<rel-eng@lists.fedoraproject.org> - 0.0.3-5
- Rebuilt for https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Fedora_19_Mass_Rebuild
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References:

[ 1 ] Bug #987561 - CVE-2013-4161 gksu-polkit: improper patching of
CVE-2012-5617
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=987561
[ 2 ] Bug #883162 - CVE-2012-5617 gksu-polkit: privilege escalation due to
improper authentication settings in policykit configuration file
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=883162
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This update can be installed with the "yum" update program. Use
su -c 'yum update gksu-polkit' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

All packages are signed with the Fedora Project GPG key. More details on the
GPG keys used by the Fedora Project can be found at
https://fedoraproject.org/keys
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