SuSE9 Security Update : xscreensaver (YOU Patch Number 12174)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 41216
SynopsisThe remote SuSE 9 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 YOU patch number 12174.