[ALSA-2022:1814] Low: gnome-shell security and bug fix update
Type:
security
Severity:
low
Release date:
2022-05-10
Description:
GNOME Shell acts as a compositing manager for the desktop, and displays both application windows and other objects. It provides core interface functions like switching windows, launching applications, and notifications. It takes advantage of the capabilities of modern graphics hardware and introduces innovative user interface concepts. Security Fix(es): * gnome-shell: Password from logged-out user may be shown on login screen (CVE-2020-17489) For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section. Additional Changes: For detailed information on changes in this release, see the AlmaLinux Release Notes linked from the References section.
Updated packages:
  • gnome-shell-3.32.2-44.el8.x86_64.rpm
  • gnome-shell-3.32.2-44.el8.aarch64.rpm
  • gnome-shell-3.32.2-44.el8.ppc64le.rpm
Notes:
This page is generated automatically from Red Hat security data and has not been checked for errors. For clarification or corrections please contact the AlmaLinux Packaging Team.