Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xorg-x11 (MDKSA-2006:081-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A problem was discovered in xorg-x11 where the X render extension
would mis-calculate the size of a buffer, leading to an overflow that
could possibly be exploited by clients of the X server.

Update :

Rafael Bermudez noticed that the patch for 2006 was mis-applied. This
update resolves that issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21356 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-081.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1526

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