SuSE 11 Security Update : GNOME screensaver (SAT Patch Number 2150)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 64151


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


- When resuming a system, gnome-screensaver does not lock external displays that got connected while the system was suspended. (CVE-2010-0285)

- Pressing the 'Return' key repeatedly caused an X error that terminated gnome-screensaver. (CVE-2010-0732)


Apply SAT patch number 2150.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 64151

File Name: suse_11_gnome-screensaver-100318.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.2 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/01/25

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.2

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gnome-screensaver, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:gnome-screensaver-lang, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

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

Patch Publication Date: 2010/03/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0285, CVE-2010-0732