DescriptionGKSu 2.0.2, when sudo-mode is not enabled, uses " (double quote) characters in a gksu-run-helper argument, which allows attackers to execute arbitrary commands in certain situations involving an untrusted substring within this argument, as demonstrated by an untrusted filename encountered during installation of a VirtualBox extension pack.
Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products
This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.
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SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Thu Sep 18 15:17:16 2014
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:46:46 2022