MDKA-2005:055 : acpid

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2011 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake host is missing one or more security-related
patches.

Description :

A number of bugs have been fixed in this new acpid package:

Correct an error in the initscript, to look for lm_battery.sh rather
than battery.sh.

Correct an issue where logrotate of acpid's log files would cause the
X server to consume 100% cpu.

Note: In order to restart the acpid service you may have to stop X
(telinit 3 if you use a graphical login, or exit X if you use
startx).

See also :

http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKA-2005:055

Solution :

Update the affected package(s).

Risk factor :

High

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 24481 (mandrake_MDKA-2005-055.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

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