SUSE-SU-2022:2642-1: moderate: Security update for xscreensaver

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Wed Aug 3 13:22:00 UTC 2022

   SUSE Security Update: Security update for xscreensaver

Announcement ID:    SUSE-SU-2022:2642-1
Rating:             moderate
References:         #1186918 
Cross-References:   CVE-2021-34557
CVSS scores:
                    CVE-2021-34557 (NVD) : 4.6 CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H
                    CVE-2021-34557 (SUSE): 6.4 CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Affected Products:
                    SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5

   An update that fixes one vulnerability is now available.


   This update for xscreensaver fixes the following issues:

   - CVE-2021-34557: Fixed potential crash and unlock while disconnecting
     video output with more than 10 monitors (bsc#1186918)

Patch Instructions:

   To install this SUSE Security Update use the SUSE recommended installation methods
   like YaST online_update or "zypper patch".

   Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5:

      zypper in -t patch SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP5-2022-2642=1

Package List:

   - SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP5 (aarch64 ppc64le s390x x86_64):



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