openSUSE Security Update : ConsoleKit (ConsoleKit-132)

High Nessus Plugin ID 39876


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


ConsoleKit allows anyone to shutdown/restart the machine due to missing PolicyKit support.


Update the affected ConsoleKit packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 39876

File Name: suse_11_0_ConsoleKit-080804.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/07/21

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ConsoleKit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ConsoleKit-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ConsoleKit-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:ConsoleKit-x11, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.0

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

Patch Publication Date: 2008/08/04