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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 44612


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


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


Update the affected gnome-screensaver packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 44612

File Name: suse_11_1_gnome-screensaver-100120.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2010/02/15

Modified: 2014/06/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5.6

Vector: CVSS2#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: 2010/01/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0285