Bug 2088691 (CVE-2022-1736) - CVE-2022-1736 gnome-control-center: GNOME Settings could allow unintended access to network services.
Summary: CVE-2022-1736 gnome-control-center: GNOME Settings could allow unintended acc...
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Status: CLOSED NOTABUG
Alias: CVE-2022-1736
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
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low
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 2090743 2090746 2090747
Blocks: 2088692
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2022-05-20 05:42 UTC by Avinash Hanwate
Modified: 2022-05-31 09:30 UTC (History)
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A vulnerability was found in Gnome Control Center. When turning off RDP Remote Desktop Sharing with gnome-control-center, it would only turn off RDP sharing for the current session. RDP Sharing was enabled again without any additional user interaction or notification upon logging back in.
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Last Closed: 2022-05-30 10:51:34 UTC


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Description Avinash Hanwate 2022-05-20 05:42:11 UTC
It was discovered that GNOME Settings incorrectly handled the remote desktop sharing configuration. When turning off desktop sharing, it may be
turned on again after rebooting, contrary to expectations.

References:
  https://ubuntu.com/security/notices/USN-5430-1
  https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/gnome-control-center/1:41.4-1ubuntu13.2

Comment 2 Sandipan Roy 2022-05-26 13:21:18 UTC
Created gnome-control-center tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 2090743]


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