openSUSE Security Update : xorg-x11-Xvnc (openSUSE-SU-2012:0227-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

The X server had two security issues and one bug that is fixed by this
update.

CVE-2011-4028: It is possible for a local attacker to deduce if a file
exists or not by exploiting the way that Xorg creates its lock files.

CVE-2011-4029: It is possible for a non-root local user to set the
read permission for all users on any file or directory.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-02/msg00028.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=722944

Solution :

Update the affected xorg-x11-Xvnc packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 1.9
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75780 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4028
CVE-2011-4029

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