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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.892434
Category:Debian Local Security Checks
Title:Debian LTS: Security Advisory for gdm3 (DLA-2434-1)
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'gdm3'; package(s) announced via the DLA-2434-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'gdm3'
package(s) announced via the DLA-2434-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
It was discovered that there was an issue in the GNOME Display
Manager where not detecting any users may make GDM launch initial
system setup and thereby permitting the creation of new users with
sudo capabilities.

Affected Software/OS:
'gdm3' package(s) on Debian Linux.

Solution:
For Debian 9 'Stretch', this problem has been fixed in version
3.22.3-3+deb9u3.

We recommend that you upgrade your gdm3 packages.

CVSS Score:
5.0

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

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-16125
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