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Alma Linux: CVE-2021-3800: Moderate: glib2 security and bug fix update (ALSA-2021-4385)

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Alma Linux: CVE-2021-3800: Moderate: glib2 security and bug fix update (ALSA-2021-4385)

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
11/09/2021
Created
05/05/2022
Added
05/04/2022
Modified
09/15/2022

Description

A flaw was found in glib before version 2.63.6. Due to random charset alias, pkexec can leak content from files owned by privileged users to unprivileged ones under the right condition.

Solution(s)

  • alma-upgrade-glib2-doc
  • alma-upgrade-glib2-static

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