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Date: Fri, 25 Nov 2011 16:13:10 +0100
From: Jan Lieskovsky <>
To: Ludwig Nussel <>
Subject: Re: CVE Request: colord sql injections

Hi Ludwig,

   thank you for the report.

On 11/25/2011 11:55 AM, Ludwig Nussel wrote:
> Hi,
> colord did not quote user supplied strings which made it prone to
> SQL injections:

Just to have this one sorted out wrt to the patches, the relevant
upstream patches are these two:


Thank you && Regards, Jan.
Jan iankko Lieskovsky / Red Hat Security Response Team

> When colord runs as root and local active users are allowed to
> create new devices (both are the defaults AFAIK) this allows not
> only to corrupt colord's own database but also to leverage it to
> modify other databases in the system (PackageKit for example also
> uses sqlite).
> PoC available on request.
> cu
> Ludwig

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