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Bug 692784 (CVE-2019-11461) - <gnome-base/nautilus-3.30.5-r1: thumbnailer security bypass (CVE-2019-11461)
Summary: <gnome-base/nautilus-3.30.5-r1: thumbnailer security bypass (CVE-2019-11461)
Alias: CVE-2019-11461
Product: Gentoo Security
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Vulnerabilities (show other bugs)
Hardware: All Linux
: Normal normal (vote)
Assignee: Gentoo Security
Whiteboard: B2 [glsa+ cve]
: 685850 (view as bug list)
Depends on:
Reported: 2019-08-23 20:19 UTC by GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot
Modified: 2019-08-31 15:09 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

See Also:
Package list:
Runtime testing required: ---
stable-bot: sanity-check+


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Description GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2019-08-23 20:19:10 UTC
CVE-2019-11461 (
  An issue was discovered in GNOME Nautilus 3.30 prior to 3.30.6 and 3.32
  prior to 3.32.1. A compromised thumbnailer may escape the bubblewrap sandbox
  used to confine thumbnailers by using the TIOCSTI ioctl to push characters
  into the input buffer of the thumbnailer's controlling terminal, allowing an
  attacker to escape the sandbox if the thumbnailer has a controlling
  terminal. This is due to improper filtering of the TIOCSTI ioctl on 64-bit
  systems, similar to CVE-2019-10063.
Comment 1 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-08-23 20:59:33 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

commit 85cb57ebc68ef86e7286050d8edc186c3f632cf2
Author:     Mart Raudsepp <>
AuthorDate: 2019-08-23 20:57:09 +0000
Commit:     Mart Raudsepp <>
CommitDate: 2019-08-23 20:57:09 +0000

    gnome-base/nautilus: fix CVE-2019-11461
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.62, Repoman-2.3.12
    Signed-off-by: Mart Raudsepp <>

 .../nautilus/files/3.30.5-CVE-2019-11461.patch     |  30 ++++++
 gnome-base/nautilus/nautilus-3.30.5-r1.ebuild      | 106 +++++++++++++++++++++
 2 files changed, 136 insertions(+)
Comment 2 Aaron Bauman (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2019-08-24 22:01:43 UTC
arm64 stable
Comment 3 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2019-08-26 14:56:42 UTC
amd64 stable
Comment 4 Agostino Sarubbo gentoo-dev 2019-08-26 15:01:14 UTC
x86 stable.

Maintainer(s), please cleanup.
Security, please add it to the existing request, or file a new one.
Comment 5 Larry the Git Cow gentoo-dev 2019-08-31 14:06:25 UTC
The bug has been referenced in the following commit(s):

commit 91a58bac644b1715b23214bd4977d1bdec7bcea2
Author:     Mart Raudsepp <>
AuthorDate: 2019-08-31 14:05:47 +0000
Commit:     Mart Raudsepp <>
CommitDate: 2019-08-31 14:05:54 +0000

    gnome-base/nautilus: security cleanup
    Package-Manager: Portage-2.3.69, Repoman-2.3.12
    Signed-off-by: Mart Raudsepp <>

 gnome-base/nautilus/Manifest                      |   2 -
 gnome-base/nautilus/files/3.28.1-docs-build.patch |  42 ---------
 gnome-base/nautilus/nautilus-3.28.1.ebuild        | 104 ---------------------
 gnome-base/nautilus/nautilus-3.30.5.ebuild        | 105 ----------------------
 4 files changed, 253 deletions(-)
Comment 6 Thomas Deutschmann (RETIRED) gentoo-dev 2019-08-31 14:44:11 UTC
*** Bug 685850 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Comment 7 GLSAMaker/CVETool Bot gentoo-dev 2019-08-31 15:09:12 UTC
This issue was resolved and addressed in
 GLSA 201908-27 at
by GLSA coordinator Thomas Deutschmann (whissi).