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GTK+ library allows local users to specify arbitrary modules via the GTK_MODULES environmental variable, which could allow local users to gain privileges if GTK+ is used by a setuid/setgid program.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20010201 Disclaimer: The record 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)
Proposed (20010202)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Baker
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(5) Christey, Cole, Prosser, Wall, Ziese
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:gtk-module-execute-code(5832)
 Christey> XF:gtk-module-execute-code
 Christey> TURBO:TLSA2001026

Proposed (Legacy)
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