openSUSE Security Update : gtk2 (gtk2-583)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A SUSE specific patch to GTK2 accidentally added a relative search
path for gtk modules therefore allowed local attackers have gtk
programs load modules from untrusted places (CVE-2009-0848).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=479076

Solution :

Update the affected gtk2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.4
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39979 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0848

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