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FS#28000 - xscreensaver security issue

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Alexandre Bique (babali) - Thursday, 19 January 2012, 17:14 GMT
Last edited by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Thursday, 19 January 2012, 17:21 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture All
Severity Critical
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


works on my computer:

abique@anapurna:~> p -Qi xscreensaver
Name : xscreensaver
Version : 5.15-3
Licenses : BSD
Groups : None
Provides : None
Depends On : libxxf86vm libglade mesa pam xorg-appres libxmu
perl-libwww perl-http-message
Optional Deps : gdm: for login manager support
Required By : None
Conflicts With : None
Replaces : None
Installed Size : 22072.00 KiB
Packager : Eric Belanger <>
Architecture : x86_64
Build Date : Wed 18 Jan 2012 02:07:31 PM CET
Install Date : Thu 19 Jan 2012 06:10:19 PM CET
Install Reason : Explicitly installed
Install Script : No
Description : Screen saver and locker for the X Window System
This task depends upon

Closed by  Ionut Biru (wonder)
Thursday, 19 January 2012, 17:21 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#27993