Date: Wed, 2 Nov 2011 17:42:36 +0100 From: Guido Berhoerster <gber@...nsuse.org> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com, kseifried@...hat.com Subject: Re: Re: [LightDM] Version 1.0.6 released * Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> [2011-11-02 17:17]: > On 11/02/2011 09:54 AM, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote: > > On mer., 2011-11-02 at 11:42 -0400, Robert Ancell wrote: > >> Fixes a security issue where using ~/.Xauthority as a symlink would > >> cause LightDM to set the destination of the link to user ownership. > >> All users of 1.0.4 or 1.0.5 should upgrade immediately. > >> > >> Overview of changes in lightdm 1.0.6 > >> > >> * Use lchown for correcting ownership of ~/.Xauthority instead of chown > > > > Could a CVE be assigned for this? > > > > Regards, > Can you send me the link to this announcement so I can confirm it? Thanks. http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/lightdm/2011-November/000178.html -- Guido Berhoerster
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