FreeBSD : xorg-server -- privilege escalation (61534682-b8f4-11da-8e62-000e0c33c2dc)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Daniel Stone of X.Org reports :

During the analysis of results from the Coverity code review of X.Org,
we discovered a flaw in the server that allows local users to execute
arbitrary code with root privileges, or cause a denial of service by
overwriting files on the system, again with root privileges.

See also :

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6213
http://www.nessus.org/u?13e3f9b3

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21441 (freebsd_pkg_61534682b8f411da8e62000e0c33c2dc.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0745

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