Vulnerability in MATE screensaver (mate-screensaver)

Project:Trisquel
Version:9.0
Component:Gnome
Category:bug report
Priority:critical
Assigned:Ark74
Status:closed
Description

-- This is about a component of the MATE desktop environment --

As reported in the above forum threads, the Trisquel 9 version of the MATE screensaver has a known vulnerability, which does not seem to have been fixed upstream:

https://trisquel.info/en/forum/trisquel-updates
https://trisquel.info/en/forum/trisquel-mate-desktop-vulnerability

It might also be related to several older issues, hidden behind an apparent usability bug:

https://trisquel.info/en/project/issues?text=screensaver&projects=&status=Open&priorities=All&categories=All
https://trisquel.info/en/issues/26869

Tue, 01/04/2022 - 15:19
Assigned to:anonymous» Ark74
Status:active» fixed

Fixed on latest version.

1.20.3-3~bpo9+1+9.0trisquel1

Tue, 01/18/2022 - 15:20
Status:fixed» closed

Automatically closed -- issue fixed for 2 weeks with no activity.