CVE-2015-8612

NameCVE-2015-8612
DescriptionThe EnableNetwork method in the Network class in plugins/mechanism/Network.py in Blueman before 2.0.3 allows local users to gain privileges via the dhcp_handler argument.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-3427-1
NVD severityhigh (attack range: local)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
blueman (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)1.23-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie (security), jessie1.99~alpha1-1+deb8u1fixed
buster, stretch2.0.4-1fixed
sid2.0.5-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
bluemansource(unstable)2.0.3-1high
bluemansourcejessie1.99~alpha1-1+deb8u1highDSA-3427-1
bluemansourcesqueeze(not affected)
bluemansourcewheezy1.23-1+deb7u1highDSA-3427-1

Notes

[squeeze] - blueman <not-affected> (vulnerable code not present)
https://twitter.com/thegrugq/status/677809527882813440
https://github.com/blueman-project/blueman/commit/a3845bbed5fdddf14daec436b7e74f62719a71c1
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2015/12/18/6

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