Slackware 9.0 / current : GDM security update (SSA:2003-236-01)

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Synopsis :

The remote Slackware host is missing a security update.

Description :

Upgraded gdm packages are available for Slackware 9.0 and -current.
These fix a security issue where a local user may use GDM to read any
file on the system.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?842565e8

Solution :

Update the affected gdm package.

Risk factor :

High

Family: Slackware Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 18717 ()

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