SuSE 10 Security Update : xscreensaver (ZYPP Patch Number 5334)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 33743
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.
DescriptionFollowing security problem is fixed by this patch :
- When getpwuid() fails (due to dropped network on NIS accounts) fail instead of silently disabling locking (and just blanking). (CVE-2008-1683)
SolutionApply ZYPP patch number 5334.