Vulnerability identifier: #VU18944
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Gnome Development Team
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to incorrect default permissions for files and folders that are set by the application. A local user with access to the system can view contents of files and directories or modify them.
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Vulnerable software versions
Gnome GLib: 2.56.0 - 2.59.0
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?