CVE-2009-3289

NameCVE-2009-3289
DescriptionThe g_file_copy function in glib 2.0 sets the permissions of a target file to the permissions of a symbolic link (777), which allows user-assisted local users to modify files of other users, as demonstrated by using Nautilus to modify the permissions of the user home directory.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
glib2.0 (PTS)buster2.58.3-2+deb10u3fixed
buster (security)2.58.3-2+deb10u5fixed
bullseye2.66.8-1+deb11u1fixed
bookworm2.74.6-2fixed
trixie2.78.4-1fixed
sid2.78.4-3fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
glib2.0sourcelenny2.16.6-3
glib2.0source(unstable)2.22.0-1low

Notes

[etch] - glib2.0 <no-dsa> (Minor issue)

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