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ELSA-2011-0395 Moderate: Oracle Linux gdm security update

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ELSA-2011-0395 Moderate: Oracle Linux gdm security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
03/31/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/20/2011
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

GNOME Display Manager (gdm) 2.x before 2.32.1 allows local users to change the ownership of arbitrary files via a symlink attack on a (1) dmrc or (2) face icon file under /var/cache/gdm/.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm-libs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm-plugin-fingerprint
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm-plugin-smartcard
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm-user-switch-applet

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