FEDORA-2019-e957cecffd

security update in Fedora 29 for polkit

Status: stable 4 months ago

Due to kernel issue there is a way to reuse start_time of a process. This allows to duplicate process authorized by polkit.

This update mitigates polkit issue #75 (slowfork):
https://gitlab.freedesktop.org/polkit/polkit/issues/75

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2019-e957cecffd

Comments 8

This update has been submitted for testing by jrybar.

This update has been pushed to testing.

karma: +1 critpath: +1

Works great! LGTM! =)

karma: +1

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.


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submitted 4 months ago
in testing 4 months ago
in stable 4 months ago

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