FEDORA-EPEL-2010-2031 created by lkundrak 12 years ago for Fedora EPEL 5
stable

Tavis Ormandy and Julien Tinnes, Google Security Team, discovered a flaw in the way pulseaudio tries to re-exec itself with LD_BIND_NOW environment variable set to 1 that can be exploited by local user to gain root privilegies.

All users of pulseaudio are strongly advised to update to these packages.

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BZ#510071 CVE-2009-1894 pulseaudio: privilege escalation flaw via pulseaudio re-exec
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