Date: Thu, 1 Apr 2010 09:55:25 -0700 From: Kees Cook <kees@...ntu.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, "Steven M. Christey" <coley@...us.mitre.org> Subject: CVE Request: policykit (minor) Hi, Dan Rosenberg found a minor information disclosure vulnerability in pkexec, which has been fixed upstream. It would disclose the existence of files a given user would normally not be able to confirm: $ pkexec /home/drosenbe/secret/hidden (password prompt) $ pkexec /home/drosenbe/secret/doesnotexist Error getting information about /home/drosenbe/secret/doesnotexist: No such file or directory Thanks, -Kees  Ubuntu bug: https://launchpad.net/bugs/532852  http://cgit.freedesktop.org/PolicyKit/commit/?id=14bdfd816512a82b1ad258fa143ae5faa945df8a -- Kees Cook Ubuntu Security Team
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