Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : gdm (MDKSA-2003:100)

This script is Copyright (C) 2004-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Two vulnerabilities were discovered in gdm by Jarno Gassenbauer that
would allow a local attacker to cause gdm to crash or freeze.

The provided packages are patched to fix this problem.

Solution :

Update the affected gdm and / or gdm-Xnest packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 14082 (mandrake_MDKSA-2003-100.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2003-0793
CVE-2003-0794

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