Vigil@nce - gvfs: privilege escalation via Unavailable Authentication Agent
March 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Fedora.
Consequences: privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Provenance: user shell.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 21/01/2019.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can bypass restrictions via Unavailable Authentication Agent of gvfs, in order to escalate his privileges.
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