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ELSA-2013-1213 Important: Oracle Linux gdm security update

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ELSA-2013-1213 Important: Oracle Linux gdm security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
09/10/2013
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

GNOME Display Manager (gdm) before 2.21.1 allows local users to change permissions of arbitrary directories via a symlink attack on /tmp/.X11-unix/.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-gdm-docs
  • oracle-linux-upgrade-initscripts

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