FreeBSD : xscreensaver - lock bypass (4b9393b8-7c0c-11e5-a010-080027ddead3)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 86621


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


RedHat bugzilla reports :

In dual screen configurations, unplugging one screen will cause xscreensaver to crash, leaving the screen unlocked.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 86621

File Name: freebsd_pkg_4b9393b87c0c11e5a010080027ddead3.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/10/28

Modified: 2015/11/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:xscreensaver, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:xscreensaver-gnome, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:xscreensaver-gnome-hacks, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2015/10/27

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/10/24

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8025