openSUSE Security Update : gnome-shell (openSUSE-2019-1529)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 125796


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update for gnome-shell fixes the following issues :

Security issue fixed :

- CVE-2019-3820: Fixed a partial lock screen bypass (bsc#1124493).

Fixed bugs :

- Remove sessionList of endSessionDialog for security reasons (jsc#SLE-6660).

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12-SP2:Update update project.


Update the affected gnome-shell packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 125796

File Name: openSUSE-2019-1529.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2019/06/10

Updated: 2020/01/10

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.6

Temporal Score: 3.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-browser-plugin, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-browser-plugin-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-calendar, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-calendar-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-shell-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.3

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/02/06

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3820