Oracle Linux 7 : clutter (ELSA-2015-1510)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Oracle Linux host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

From Red Hat Security Advisory 2015:1510 :

Updated clutter packages that fix one security issue are now available
for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having Moderate
security impact. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available from the
CVE link in the References section.

Clutter is a library for creating fast, visually rich, graphical user
interfaces. Clutter is used for rendering the GNOME desktop
environment.

A flaw was found in the way clutter processed certain mouse and touch
gestures. An attacker could use this flaw to bypass the screen lock.
(CVE-2015-3213)

All clutter users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages,
which contain a backported patch to correct this issue. After
installing the update, all applications using clutter must be
restarted for the update to take effect.

See also :

https://oss.oracle.com/pipermail/el-errata/2015-July/005222.html

Solution :

Update the affected clutter packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Oracle Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85036 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2015-3213

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