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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.57126
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2006:0576
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2006:0576.

The kdebase packages provide the core applications for KDE, the K Desktop
Environment.

A flaw was found in KDE where the kdesktop_lock process sometimes
failed to terminate properly. This issue could either block the user's
ability to manually lock the desktop or prevent the screensaver to
activate, both of which could have a security impact for users who rely on
these functionalities.
(CVE-2006-2933)

Please note that this issue only affected Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3.

All users of kdebase should upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a patch to resolve this issue.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0576.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#moderate

Risk factor : Medium

CVSS Score:
4.6

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-2933
BugTraq ID: 19152
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19152
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=177755
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10535
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0576.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016571
http://secunia.com/advisories/21203
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