DescriptionThe g_file_copy function in glib 2.0 sets the permissions of a target file to the permissions of a symbolic link (777), which allows user-assisted local users to modify files of other users, as demonstrated by using Nautilus to modify the permissions of the user home directory.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2010:010, published Tue, 27 Apr 2010 13:00:00 +0000
- openSUSE-SU-2010:0155-1, published Mon, 26 Apr 2010 14:08:16 +0200 (CEST)
- openSUSE-SU-2010:0156-1, published Mon, 26 Apr 2010 14:08:21 +0200 (CEST)
List of released packages
|Product(s)||Fixed package version(s)||References|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 |
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11
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Status of this issue by product and package
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|Products past their end of life and not receiving proactive updates anymore.|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11||glib2||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11||glib2||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11||glib2||Released|
|SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11||glib2||Released|
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 07:10:11 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 13 18:23:06 2023