Debian Security Advisory
DSA-3427-1 blueman -- security update
- Date Reported:
- 18 Dec 2015
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2015-8612.
- More information:
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.