navigation bar left navigation bar right

navigation left tab Products navigation right tab
navigation left tab Solutions navigation right tab
navigation left tab Customers navigation right tab
navigation left tab Partner navigation right tab
navigation left tab Resources navigation right tab
navigation left tab Company navigation right tab
navigation left tab Careers navigation right tab
navigation left tab Community navigation right tab

CVE Reference: CVE-2012-3524

NOTE: The text on this page is written by CVE MITRE and reflects neither the opinions of Secunia or the results of our research. All data on this page is written and maintained by CVE MITRE.

Original Page at CVE MITRE:
CVE-2012-3524

Description:
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."

CVE Status:
Candidate

References:

UBUNTU
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1576-2
  http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-1576-1

SUSE
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-10/msg00000.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-09/msg00015.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-09/msg00009.html
  http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-10/msg00094.html

SAID
  Secunia Advisory: SA50537
  Secunia Advisory: SA50544
  Secunia Advisory: SA50710

REDHAT
  http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2012-1261.html

MLIST
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/17/2
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/14/2
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/09/12/6
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/07/26/1
  http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2012/07/10/4

MISC
  http://stealth.openwall.net/null/dzug.c

MANDRIVA
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:083
  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2013:070

EXPLOIT-DB
  http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/21323

CONFIRM

BID
  55517


Return to the previous page.


 Products Solutions Customers Partner Resources Company
 
 Corporate
Vulnerability Intelligence Manager (VIM)
Corporate Software Inspector (CSI)
Consumer
Personal Software Inspector (PSI)
Online Software Inspector (OSI)
 Industry
Compliance
Technology
Integration
 Customers
Testimonials
 MSSP
Technology Partners
References
 Reports
Webinars
Events
 About us
Careers
Memberships
Newsroom


Secunia is a member of FIRST Secunia is a member of EDUcause Secunia is a member of The Open Group Secunia is a member of FS-ISAC
 
Secunia © 2002-2014 Secunia ApS - Rued Langgaards Vej 8, 4th floor, DK-2300 Copenhagen, Denmark - +45 7020 5144
Terms & Conditions and Copyright - Privacy - Report Vulnerability - Disclaimer
follow Secunia on Facebook follow Secunia on Twitter follow Secunia on LinkedIn follow Secunia on YouTube follow Secunia Xing follow Secunias RSS feed follow Secunia on Google+