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openSUSE-SU-2010:0968-1 (moderate): gdm security update
  • From: opensuse-security@xxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 22 Nov 2010 20:08:10 +0100 (CET)
  • Message-id: <20101122190810.4ACB1BE5F@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
openSUSE Security Update: gdm security update
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Announcement ID: openSUSE-SU-2010:0968-1
Rating: moderate
References: #628607 #633655 #637069
Cross-References: CVE-2010-1172
Affected Products:
openSUSE 11.3
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An update that solves one vulnerability and has two fixes
is now available.

Description:

dbus-glib allowed local users to write properties that were
exported read-only via dbus (CVE-2010-1172).

Additionally a bug that prevented XDMCP connections was
fixed.


Patch Instructions:

To install this openSUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

- openSUSE 11.3:

zypper in -t patch gdm-3118

To bring your system up-to-date, use "zypper patch".


Package List:

- openSUSE 11.3 (i586 x86_64):

gdm-2.30.2-6.1.1
gdm-branding-upstream-2.30.2-6.1.1
gnome-applets-gdm-2.30.2-6.1.1

- openSUSE 11.3 (noarch):

gdm-lang-2.30.2-6.1.1


References:

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2010-1172.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/628607
https://bugzilla.novell.com/633655
https://bugzilla.novell.com/637069


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