This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security
A problem with the way xscreensaver verifies user passwords was
discovered by Alex Yamauchi. When a system is using remote
authentication (i.e. LDAP) for logins, a local attacker able to cause
a network outage on the system could cause xscreensaver to crash,
which would unlock the screen.
Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.7