SuSE9 Security Update : XFree86-libs (YOU Patch Number 12040)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes various Xserver security issues.

- File existence disclosure vulnerability. (CVE-2007-5958)

- XInput Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability
[IDEF2888 CVE-2007-6427].

- TOG-CUP Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability
[IDEF2901 CVE-2007-6428].

- EVI Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability [IDEF2902

- MIT-SHM Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability
[IDEF2904 CVE-2007-6429].

- XFree86-MISC Extension Invalid Array Index Vulnerability
[IDEF2903 CVE-2007-5760].

- PCF font parser vulnerability.

See also :

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12040.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41182 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-5760

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