CVE-ID

CVE-2011-4945

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
PolicyKit 0.103 sets the AdminIdentities to "wheel" by default, which allows local users in the wheel group to gain root privileges without authentication.
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Date Entry Created
20111223 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20111223)
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Comments (Legacy)
Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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