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The remote AIX host is missing a security patch.
Use-after-free vulnerability in the doImageText function in
dix/dixfonts.c in the xorg-server module before 1.14.4 in X.Org X11
allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (daemon
crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted ImageText
request that triggers memory-allocation failure.
See also :
Install the appropriate interim fix.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
Family: AIX Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 72066 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2013-4396
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