Fedora has issued an advisory today (May 27):
The issue is fixed upstream in 2.4.0:
Mageia 8 is also affected.
Fixed upstream in 2.4.0Whiteboard:
New release is now built:
Fixed upstream in 2.4.0 =>
This module is used by:
MGA8-64 Plasma on Acer Aspire 5253
No installation issues
Had a quick look at the packages using this, but this is all stuff deep into python development. Way over my head. And there isn't a previous update to refer to.
Is it acceptable to OK this on clean install???
That sounds reasonable.
Yes, validate on clean update over the prior version.
An update for this issue has been pushed to the Mageia Updates repository.