[SECURITY] [DSA 3004-1] kde4libs security update

2014-08-10T22:34:59
ID DEBIAN:DSA-3004-1:D05F2
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2014-08-10T22:34:59

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-3004-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff August 11, 2014 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : kde4libs CVE ID : CVE-2014-5033

Sebastian Krahmer discovered that Kauth used Policykit insecurely by relying on the process ID. This could result in privilege escalation.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 4:4.8.4-4+deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 4:4.13.3-2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 4:4.13.3-2.

We recommend that you upgrade your kde4libs packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org