Bug 393281 (CVE-2005-4791) - CVE-2005-4791 liferea uses insecure LD_LIBRARY_PATH
Summary: CVE-2005-4791 liferea uses insecure LD_LIBRARY_PATH
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Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Alias: CVE-2005-4791
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
low
low
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
URL: http://nvd.nist.gov/nvd.cfm?cvename=C...
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Depends On: 393291 393301 393311
Blocks:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2007-11-20 22:10 UTC by Lubomir Kundrak
Modified: 2008-01-08 12:37 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-01-08 12:37:14 UTC


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Description Lubomir Kundrak 2007-11-20 22:10:54 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2005-4791 to the following vulnerability:

Multiple untrusted search path vulnerabilities in SUSE Linux 10.0 cause the working directory to be added to LD_LIBRARY_PATH, which might allow local users to execute arbitrary code via (1) liferea or (2) banshee.

References:

http://www.novell.com/linux/security/advisories/2005_22_sr.html

Comment 2 Tomas Hoger 2007-11-22 15:49:26 UTC
Version of bashee we ship are not affected.

Comment 3 Tomas Hoger 2007-11-22 15:50:11 UTC
s/bashee/banshee/ of course... sigh...

Comment 4 Tomas Hoger 2008-01-08 12:37:14 UTC
All affected Fedora versions are updated.


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