[sane-devel] HP PSC 1310 scanner

Johannes Meixner jsmeix at suse.de
Tue Dec 10 08:48:21 UTC 2013


On Dec 8 08:52 m. allan noah wrote (excerpt):
> I think that machine is supported by the hplip project's hpaio
> backend? I notice that the fedora changelog for that package says:
> * Wed Sep 18 2013 Tim Waugh <twaugh at redhat.com> - 3.13.9-2
>  - Applied patch to avoid unix-process authorization subject when using
>    polkit as it is racy (bug #1009541, CVE-2013-4325).
> So I wonder if the bug is in hpaio?

CVE-2013-4325 is a security issue. When it is not fixed,
it should not cause loss of functionality. Therefore I think
that it is not related to the permissions issue here.

For a few details you may have a look at

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Johannes Meixner
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