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Date: Wed, 19 Jul 2017 11:06:51 +0200
From: Salvatore Bonaccorso <carnil@...ian.org>
To: OSS Security Mailinglist <oss-security@...ts.openwall.com>
Subject: gnome-exe-thumbnailer: CVE-2017-11421: VBScript script injection
 when generating thumbnails for MSI files

Hi

MITRE has assigned CVE-2017-11421 for the following issue in
gnome-exe-thumbnailer, a Wine .exe and other executable thumbnailer
for GNOME:

gnome-exe-thumbnailer before 0.9.5 is prone to a VBScript Injection
when generating thumbnails for MSI files. There is a local attack if
the victim uses the GNOME Files file manager, and navigates to a
directory containing a .msi file with VBScript code in its filename.

Upstream fix:

https://github.com/gnome-exe-thumbnailer/gnome-exe-thumbnailer/commit/1d8e3102dd8fd23431ae6127d14a236da6b4a4a5

References:

https://bugs.debian.org/868705
http://news.dieweltistgarnichtso.net/posts/gnome-thumbnailer-msi-fail.html

Regards,
Salvatore

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