Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gnome-screensaver (MDVSA-2008:135)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

A vulnerability was found in gnome-screensaver 2.20.0 that could
possibly allow a local user to read the clipboard contents and X
selection data for a locked session by using CTRL-V (CVE-2007-6389).

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected gnome-screensaver package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37945 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-135.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-6389

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