(RHSA-2020:4436) Low: gnome-software and fwupd security, bug fix, and enhancement update

2020-11-03T17:04:30
ID RHSA-2020:4436
Type redhat
Reporter RedHat
Modified 2020-11-04T05:03:57

Description

The gnome-software packages contain an application that makes it easy to add, remove, and update software in the GNOME desktop.

The appstream-data package provides the distribution specific AppStream metadata required for the GNOME and KDE software centers.

The fwupd packages provide a service that allows session software to update device firmware.

The following packages have been upgraded to a later upstream version: gnome-software (3.36.1), fwupd (1.4.2).

Security Fix(es):

  • fwupd: Possible bypass in signature verification (CVE-2020-10759)

For more details about the security issue(s), including the impact, a CVSS score, acknowledgments, and other related information, refer to the CVE page(s) listed in the References section.

Additional Changes:

For detailed information on changes in this release, see the Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.3 Release Notes linked from the References section.