Scientific Linux Security Update : kdelibs on SL7.x x86_64
High Nessus Plugin ID 100349
SynopsisThe remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionSecurity Fix(es) :
- A privilege escalation flaw was found in the way kdelibs handled D-Bus messages. A local user could potentially use this flaw to gain root privileges by spoofing a callerID and leveraging a privileged helper application.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.