Fedora 16 : xlockmore-5.40-3.fc16 (2012-16490)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

fixed 'CVE-2012-4524 xlockmore: Screensaver crash (screen lock bypass)
when 'dclock' mode used'

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=867908
http://www.nessus.org/u?42512057

Solution :

Update the affected xlockmore package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62823 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56169

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4524

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