SuSE 10 Security Update : KDE (ZYPP Patch Number 4433)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 29429


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


Users could log in as root without having to enter the password if auto login was enabled and if kdm was configured to require the root passwort to shutdown the system. (CVE-2007-4569)

JavaScript code could modify the URL in the address bar to make the currently displayed website appear to come from a different site.


Apply ZYPP patch number 4433.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 29429

File Name: suse_fileshareset-4433.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.17 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2007/12/13

Modified: 2016/12/22

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4224, CVE-2007-4569

CWE: 59, 264