SuSE 11.1 Security Update : xorg-x11-server (SAT Patch Number 5479)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update fixes two security issues with the X server :

- A local attacker could find out if a file exists by
exploiting the way that Xorg creates its lock files.

- A non-root local user could set the read permission for
all users on any file or directory. (CVE-2011-4029)

See also :

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 5479.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57138 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4028

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