FreeBSD : gnome-screensaver -- Multiple monitor hotplug issues (0a82ac0c-1886-11df-b0d1-0015f2db7bde)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Ray Strode reports :

Under certain circumstances it is possible to circumvent the security
of screen locking functionality of gnome-screensaver by changing the
systems physical monitor configuration.

gnome-screensaver can lose its keyboard grab when locked, exposing the
system to intrusion by adding and removing monitors.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 44599 (freebsd_pkg_0a82ac0c188611dfb0d10015f2db7bde.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0414

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