CVE-2019-11461

NameCVE-2019-11461
DescriptionAn issue was discovered in GNOME Nautilus 3.30 prior to 3.30.6 and 3.32 prior to 3.32.1. A compromised thumbnailer may escape the bubblewrap sandbox used to confine thumbnailers by using the TIOCSTI ioctl to push characters into the input buffer of the thumbnailer's controlling terminal, allowing an attacker to escape the sandbox if the thumbnailer has a controlling terminal. This is due to improper filtering of the TIOCSTI ioctl on 64-bit systems, similar to CVE-2019-10063.
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NVD severitymedium
Debian Bugs928054

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
nautilus (PTS)stretch (security), stretch3.22.3-1+deb9u1fixed
buster3.30.5-2fixed
bullseye3.38.2-1+deb11u1fixed
bookworm, sid41.0-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
nautilussourcejessie(not affected)
nautilussourcestretch(not affected)
nautilussource(unstable)3.30.5-2928054

Notes

[stretch] - nautilus <not-affected> (Vulnerable embedded gnome-desktop thumbnail script introduced later)
[jessie] - nautilus <not-affected> (Vulnerable embedded gnome-desktop thumbnail script introduced later)
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/nautilus/issues/987
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/nautilus/commit/2ddba428ef2b13d0620bd599c3635b9c11044659

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