openSUSE Security Update : kauth / kdelibs4 (openSUSE-2017-575)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update for kauth and kdelibs4 fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-8422: logic flaw in the KAuth framework allowed
privilege escalation (boo#1036244).

See also :

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1036244

Solution :

Update the affected kauth / kdelibs4 packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 100202 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-8422

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