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Date: Thu, 27 Jan 2022 14:29:06 +0100
From: Bastian Blank <>
Subject: Re: pwnkit: Local Privilege Escalation in polkit's
 pkexec (CVE-2021-4034)

On Thu, Jan 27, 2022 at 01:45:33PM +0100, Kai L√ľke wrote:
> An alternative to pkexec that is not setuid but also uses polkit auth
> is systemd-run (here is an attempt at mimicking the sudo UX:

Or just "machinectl login .host".


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