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Mandriva: Subject: [Security Announce] [ MDVSA-2009:278 ] compiz-fusion-plugins-main Print E-mail
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Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake A vulnerability has been found and corrected in compiz-fusion-plugins-main: The Expo plugin in Compiz Fusion 0.7.8 allows local users with physical access to drag the screen saver aside and access the locked desktop by using Expo mouse shortcuts, a related issue to CVE-2007-3920 (CVE-2008-6514). This update fixes this vulnerability.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Mandriva Linux Security Advisory                         MDVSA-2009:278
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : compiz-fusion-plugins-main
 Date    : October 14, 2009
 Affected: 2009.0
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 A vulnerability has been found and corrected in
 compiz-fusion-plugins-main:
 
 The Expo plugin in Compiz Fusion 0.7.8 allows local users with physical
 access to drag the screen saver aside and access the locked desktop
 by using Expo mouse shortcuts, a related issue to CVE-2007-3920
 (CVE-2008-6514).
 
 This update fixes this vulnerability.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 References:

 http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2008-6514
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0:
 bafa47759a906d7756c8bb7b050f319b  2009.0/i586/compiz-fusion-plugins-main-0.7.8-0.20080912.1.1mdv2009.0.i586.rpm
 51c3cd6e6d4ffc74129adb1809bdb8a6  2009.0/i586/compiz-fusion-plugins-main-devel-0.7.8-0.20080912.1.1mdv2009.0.i586.rpm 
 5d450b074781386b82648c1360d97abd  2009.0/SRPMS/compiz-fusion-plugins-main-0.7.8-0.20080912.1.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.0/X86_64:
 03053d73d9ddc896252f27f6b9a776fc  2009.0/x86_64/compiz-fusion-plugins-main-0.7.8-0.20080912.1.1mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm
 92fed0c26499ff812ebfd24a5cd894f6  2009.0/x86_64/compiz-fusion-plugins-main-devel-0.7.8-0.20080912.1.1mdv2009.0.x86_64.rpm 
 5d450b074781386b82648c1360d97abd  2009.0/SRPMS/compiz-fusion-plugins-main-0.7.8-0.20080912.1.1mdv2009.0.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
  
 
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