openSUSE 10 Security Update : arts (arts-1670)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The KDE soundserver aRts lacked checks around some setuid() calls.
This could potentially be used by a local attacker to gain root
privileges. (CVE-2006-2916)

Solution :

Update the affected arts packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27154 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2916

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