Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gtk+2.0 (MDVSA-2010:109)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 46743
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was discovered and fixed in gtk+2.0 :
gdk/gdkwindow.c in GTK+ before 2.18.5, as used in gnome-screensaver before 2.28.1, performs implicit paints on windows of type GDK_WINDOW_FOREIGN, which triggers an X error in certain circumstances and consequently allows physically proximate attackers to bypass screen locking and access an unattended workstation by pressing the Enter key many times (CVE-2010-0732).
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This update fixes this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.