Upstream information

CVE-2013-4324 at MITRE

Description

spice-gtk 0.14, and possibly other versions, invokes the polkit authority using the insecure polkit_unix_process_new API function, which allows local users to bypass intended access restrictions by leveraging a PolkitUnixProcess PolkitSubject race condition via a (1) setuid process or (2) pkexec process, a related issue to CVE-2013-4288.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 4.6
Vector AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entries: 844967 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 864716 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS rpmlint Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 ESPOS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Development Tools 15 SP3 rpmlint Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP2 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Server Applications 15 SP3 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 spice-gtk Unsupported
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 spice-gtk Unsupported
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 spice-gtk Unsupported
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 spice-gtk Analysis
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 spice-gtk Analysis