Debian: DSA-3427-1: blueman security update

    Date18 Dec 2015
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    It was discovered that the Mechanism plugin of Blueman, a graphical Bluetooth manager, allows local privilege escalation. For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3427-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    https://www.debian.org/security/                       Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 18, 2015                     https://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : blueman
    CVE ID         : not yet available
    
    It was discovered that the Mechanism plugin of Blueman, a graphical
    Bluetooth manager, allows local privilege escalation.
    
    For the oldstable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed
    in version 1.23-1+deb7u1.
    
    For the stable distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in
    version 1.99~alpha1-1+deb8u1.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your blueman packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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