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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
Marcus Meissner discovered a race condition issue in the way Gdm
modifies the permissions on the .ICEauthority file. A local attacker
could exploit this flaw to gain privileges. Due to the nature of the
flaw, however, a successful exploitation was unlikely. (CVE-2006-1057)
See also :
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.7
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60166 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2006-1057
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