SuSE9 Security Update : gdm (YOU Patch Number 11050)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 41090


The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update solves a bug in GDM. This bug allows to bypass root authorization to access the login configuration. (CVE-2006-2452)


Apply YOU patch number 11050.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 41090

File Name: suse9_11050.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 3.7

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

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: 2006/06/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2452