openSUSE Security Update : gnome-screensaver (gnome-screensaver-1837)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 44612

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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

When resuming a system gnome-screensaver doesn't lock external displays that got connected while the system was suspended (CVE-2010-0285).

Solution

Update the affected gnome-screensaver packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=550695

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44612

File Name: suse_11_1_gnome-screensaver-100120.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2/15/2010

Updated: 1/14/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-screensaver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:gnome-screensaver-lang, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:11.1

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

Patch Publication Date: 1/20/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0285