SuSE9 Security Update : arts (YOU Patch Number 11075)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

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

See also :

http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2006-2916.html

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 11075.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41092 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-2916

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