Bug 1006674 (CVE-2013-4325) - CVE-2013-4325 hplip: Insecure calling of polkit
Summary: CVE-2013-4325 hplip: Insecure calling of polkit
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2013-4325
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
high
high
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL:
Whiteboard: impact=important,public=20130918,repo...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 1005139 1007171 1007172 1009541
Blocks: 1002376
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2013-09-11 05:37 UTC by Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala
Modified: 2019-06-08 19:42 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Last Closed: 2015-08-23 13:34:37 UTC


Attachments (Terms of Use)
hplip patch (1.92 KB, patch)
2013-09-11 06:01 UTC, Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala
no flags Details | Diff


External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2013:1274 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: hplip security update 2013-09-19 22:01:54 UTC

Description Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2013-09-11 05:37:53 UTC
Sebastian Krahmer reported a security issue was found in polkit (CVE-2013-4288 bz 1002375).

It was found that hplip was vulnerable to this issue as well, since it communicated to polkit authority using an unsafe DBUS interface. 

This issue has been assigned CVE-2013-4325

Comment 1 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2013-09-11 06:01:32 UTC
Created attachment 796256 [details]
hplip patch

Comment 3 Vincent Danen 2013-09-18 15:14:03 UTC
This is now public:

http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2013/09/18/4

Comment 4 Vincent Danen 2013-09-18 15:26:52 UTC
Created hplip tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1009541]

Comment 5 errata-xmlrpc 2013-09-19 18:06:49 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2013:1274 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2013-1274.html

Comment 6 Fedora Update System 2013-09-20 04:01:42 UTC
hplip-3.13.9-2.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 7 Fedora Update System 2013-09-20 16:24:48 UTC
hplip-3.13.9-2.fc19 has been pushed to the Fedora 19 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 8 Fedora Update System 2013-10-09 14:50:07 UTC
hplip-3.13.9-2.fc20 has been pushed to the Fedora 20 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.

Comment 9 Fedora Update System 2013-10-18 20:03:35 UTC
hplip-3.13.9-2.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.


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