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Date: Wed, 02 Nov 2011 17:31:23 +0100
From: Yves-Alexis Perez <corsac@...ian.org>
To: kseifried@...hat.com
Cc: oss-security@...ts.openwall.com
Subject: Re: Re: [LightDM] Version 1.0.6 released

On mer., 2011-11-02 at 10:16 -0600, Kurt Seifried wrote:
> 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.
> 

Here's the link to the mailing list mail:
http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/lightdm/2011-November/000178.html 

Regards,
-- 
Yves-Alexis

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