USN-6554-1: GNOME Settings vulnerability
13 December 2023
GNOME Settings could allow unintended access to network services.
- gnome-control-center - utilities to configure the GNOME desktop
Zygmunt Krynicki discovered that GNOME Settings did not accurately reflect
the SSH remote login status when the system was configured to use systemd
socket activation for OpenSSH. Remote SSH access may be unknowingly
enabled, contrary to expectation.
The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:
In general, a standard system update will make all the necessary changes.