SuSE9 Security Update : arts (YOU Patch Number 11075)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41092


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


The KDE soundserver aRts lacked checks around some setuid() calls.
This could be used by a local attacker to gain root privileges.


Apply YOU patch number 11075.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 41092

File Name: suse9_11075.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2009/09/24

Modified: 2012/04/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/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: 2006/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2006-2916