USN-4177-1: Rygel vulnerability

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rygel vulnerability


A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:

  • Ubuntu 19.10
Summary


The system could be made to expose sensitive information.

Software Description

  • rygel - GNOME UPnP/DLNA services
Details


It was discovered that the Rygel package automatically started the daemon by default in user sessions. In certain environments, this resulted in media being shared contrary to expectations.

Update instructions


The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following package versions:

Ubuntu 19.10
rygel - 0.38.1-2ubuntu3.3

To update your system, please follow these instructions: https://wiki.ubuntu.com/Security/Upgrades.

After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all the necessary changes.

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