FreeBSD : gdm -- lock screen bypass when holding escape key (68847b20-8ddc-11e5-b69c-c86000169601)

High Nessus Plugin ID 86922


The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.


Ray Strode reports :

CVE-2015-7496 - lock screen bypass when holding escape key.


Update the affected package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86922

File Name: freebsd_pkg_68847b208ddc11e5b69cc86000169601.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.2 $

Type: local

Published: 2015/11/19

Modified: 2015/11/30

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:gdm, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/11/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/11/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-7496