openSUSE Security Update : rxvt-unicode (rxvt-unicode-163)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

It was possible to open a terminal on :0 when the environment variable
was not set. This could be exploited by local users to hijack X11
connections (CVE-2008-1142).

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected rxvt-unicode package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 3.7

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40125 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1142

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