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|Posted: Fri Dec 26, 2014 9:26 pm Post subject: [ GLSA 201412-44 ] policycoreutils
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: policycoreutils: Privilege escalation (GLSA 201412-44)
Date: December 26, 2014
A vulnerability in policycoreutils could lead to local privilege
policycoreutils is a collection of SELinux policy utilities.
Vulnerable: < 2.2.5-r4
Unaffected: >= 2.2.5-r4
Architectures: All supported architectures
The seunshare utility is owned by root with 4755 permissions which can
be exploited by a setuid system call.
A local attacker may be able to gain escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All policycoreutils users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose
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