A vulnerability in spice-gtk could allow local attackers to gain escalated privileges.
|Package||net-misc/spice-gtk on all architectures|
|Affected versions||< 0.14|
|Unaffected versions||>= 0.14|
spice-gtk is a set of GObject and Gtk objects for connecting to Spice servers and a client GUI.
spice-gtk does not properly sanitize the DBUS_SYSTEM_BUS_ADDRESS environment variable.
A local attacker may be able to gain escalated privileges.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All spice-gtk users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=net-misc/spice-gtk-0.14"
June 26, 2014
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