Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gnome-keyring (MDVSA-2013:084)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 66098


The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.


Updated gnome-keyring package fixes security vulnerability :

gnome-keyring seems to obey the configuration asking it to stop caching passphrases, but after a while it doesn't cache nor does it ask for the passphrase (CVE-2012-3466).


Update the affected gnome-keyring package.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 66098

File Name: mandriva_MDVSA-2013-084.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.4 $

Type: local

Published: 2013/04/20

Modified: 2016/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.4

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:mandriva:linux:gnome-keyring, cpe:/o:mandriva:business_server:1

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

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-3466

BID: 54920

MDVSA: 2013:084

MGASA: 2012-0262