openSUSE Security Update : libpolkit0 (openSUSE-SU-2011:0413-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

A race condition exists in pkexec while trying to determine its caller
which could lead to privilege escalation. CVE-2011-1485 has been
assigned to this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected libpolkit0 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75915 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1485

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