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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Update for vino RHSA-2013:1452-01
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'vino'; package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.
The remote host is missing an update for the 'vino'
package(s) announced via the referenced advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Vino is a Virtual Network Computing (VNC) server for GNOME. It allows
remote users to connect to a running GNOME session using VNC.

A denial of service flaw was found in the way Vino handled certain
authenticated requests from clients that were in the deferred state. A
remote attacker could use this flaw to make the vino-server process enter
an infinite loop when processing those incoming requests. (CVE-2013-5745)

All vino users are advised to upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch to correct this issue. The GNOME session must be
restarted (log out, then log back in) for this update to take effect.

Affected Software/OS:
vino on Red Hat Enterprise Linux (v. 5 server),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Desktop (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server (v. 6),
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation (v. 6)

Please Install the Updated Packages.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2013-5745
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2013:1452
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SU-2013:1631 (Google Search)
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