Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2011 10:16:34 -0600 From: Kurt Seifried <kseifried@...hat.com> To: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com CC: Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac@...ian.org> Subject: Re: Re: [LightDM] Version 1.0.6 released 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. -- -Kurt Seifried / Red Hat Security Response Team
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