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vulnerability CVE-2019-3825

GDM: privilege escalation

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions of GDM, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, SLES, Ubuntu.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 20/02/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2019-3825, FEDORA-2019-caab5920f2, openSUSE-SU-2019:0310-1, SUSE-SU-2019:0527-1, USN-3892-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-28570.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions of GDM, in order to escalate his privileges.
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