openSUSE Security Update : rtkit (openSUSE-SU-2013:1548-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

rtkit was fixed to avoid a TOCTOU race condition that might have
allowed local attackers to gain realtime rights they should not have.
(CVE-2013-4326)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-10/msg00022.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=836939

Solution :

Update the affected rtkit packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.6
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75164 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4326

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