|Category:||Debian Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Debian Security Advisory DSA 4350-1 (policykit-1 - security update)|
|Summary:||It was discovered that incorrect processing of very high UIDs in;Policykit, a framework for managing administrative policies and;privileges, could result in authentication bypass.|
It was discovered that incorrect processing of very high UIDs in
Policykit, a framework for managing administrative policies and
privileges, could result in authentication bypass.
PolicyKit is an application-level toolkit for defining and handling the policy
that allows unprivileged processes to speak to privileged processes.
policykit-1 on Debian Linux
For the stable distribution (stretch), this problem has been fixed in
We recommend that you upgrade your policykit-1 packages.
For the detailed security status of policykit-1 please refer to
its security tracker page at:
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-19788|
|Copyright||Copyright (c) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH http://greenbone.net|
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