Fedora 26 : lightdm (2017-d793fef58f)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 103236


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


- lightdm-1.24.0

- Disable guest login as system default preset (CVE-2017-8900)

- Modernize spec-file

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the Fedora update system website.
Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.


Update the affected lightdm package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 103236

File Name: fedora_2017-d793fef58f.nasl

Version: 3.3

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/09/15

Updated: 2019/09/24

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.6

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:lightdm, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:26

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2017/09/14

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/05/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-8900