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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-1709

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SUSE Linux Security Vulnerability: CVE-2011-1709

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/14/2011
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/12/2013
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

GNOME Display Manager (gdm) before 2.32.2, when glib 2.28 is used, enables execution of a web browser with the uid of the gdm account, which allows local users to gain privileges via vectors involving the x-scheme-handler/http MIME type.

Solution(s)

  • suse-upgrade-gdm
  • suse-upgrade-gdm-branding-upstream
  • suse-upgrade-gdm-lang
  • suse-upgrade-gnome-applets-gdm

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