Fedora 7 : xscreensaver-5.03-14.fc7 (2007-2721)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Related to bug 336331, another case is found which causes xscreensaver
password dialog crash. This time a patch from upstream developer is
applied and this release 'really' fixes this problem.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=336331
http://www.nessus.org/u?35fe4e7a

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27798 (fedora_2007-2721.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5585

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