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SUSE-SU-2015:0803-1 -- Security update for gdm (low)

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28925

The GNOME Display Manager was updated to fix several bugs: Security issue fixed: - Removed gdm-fingerprint and gdm-smartcard pamfiles that allowed unlocking the screen without password or fingerprint if fingerprint reader support was enabled. (boo#900836). Bugs fixed: - Fix support for DISPLAYMANAGER_STARTS_XSERVER from /etc/sysconfig/displaymanager (bsc#919723). - Ensure ShowLocalGreeter configuration key is properly handled (bgo#743440).

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12
Class:
patch
Reference(s):
  • SUSE-SU-2015:0803-1
Product(s):
  • gdm