FreeBSD : XFree86 opens a chooserFd TCP socket even when DisplayManager.requestPort is 0 (210)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is missing a security update

Description :

The following package needs to be updated: xorg-clients

See also :

http://bugs.xfree86.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1376
http://scary.beasts.org/security/CESA-2004-001.txt
http://trac.lighttpd.net/trac/ticket/1216
http://www.mozilla.org/projects/security/known-vulnerabilities.html#seamonkey1.0.3
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-09.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-10.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-11.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-12.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-13.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2006/mfsa2006-44.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-47.html
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2008/mfsa2008-48.html
http://www.osvdb.org/8312
http://www.osvdb.org/8313
http://www.osvdb.org/8314
http://www.osvdb.org/8315
http://www.osvdb.org/8316
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=124900
https://launchpad.net/distros/ubuntu/+source/python2.4/+bug/56633
http://www.FreeBSD.org/ports/portaudit/ff00f2ce-c54c-11d8-b708-00061bc2ad93.html

Solution :

Update the package on the remote host

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 12628 (freebsd_xorgs_clients_670.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2004-0419

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