openSUSE Security Update : gnome-screensaver (gnome-screensaver-1973)
High Nessus Plugin ID 44622
SynopsisThe remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.
Descriptiongnome-screensaver was updated to the stable release 2.28.3, fixing various bugs and security issues.
Following security issues have been fixed: When resuming a system gnome-screensaver does not lock external displays that got connected while the system was suspended (CVE-2010-0285: CVSS v2 Base Score:
Additionally another bug in gnome-screensaver was fixed that allowed bypassing the unlock dialog by using a removable monitor.
(CVE-2010-0414: CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.2)
Pressing 'return' repeatedly caused a X error which terminated the lock and so allowed local users to access the underlying session. (no CVE yet)
CVE-2010-0422: gnome-screensaver can lose its keyboard grab when locked, exposing the system to intrusion by adding and removing monitors.
SolutionUpdate the affected gnome-screensaver packages.