|Bugzilla:||724005: CVE-2011-2709 libgssapi, libgssglue: Ability to load untrusted configuration file, when loading GSS mechanisms and their definitions during initialization|
The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
libgssapi and libgssglue before 0.4 do not properly check privileges, which allows local users to load untrusted configuration files and execute arbitrary code via the GSSAPI_MECH_CONF environment variable, as demonstrated using mount.nfs.
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