SuSE 10 Security Update : xorg-x11-server (ZYPP Patch Number 8561)

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

Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

In some cases, input events are sent to X servers not currently the VT
owner, allowing a user to capture passwords. This update fixes this
issue. CVE-2013-1940 has been assigned to this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 8561.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66803 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1940

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