Fedora 17 : xorg-x11-server-1.12.4-7.fc17 (2013-5967)

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Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Fix input buffer size to flush evdev events before enabling a device
(CVE-2013-1940) Fix scrolling on Evoluent Vertical mouse Avoid memory
corruption if too many touch listeners are active Bump EQ size to
avoid spurious abrt reports Add a quirk to get a reasonably sane
default button mapping for the Evoluent Vertical Mouse 3

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=950438
http://www.nessus.org/u?8e1326ea

Solution :

Update the affected xorg-x11-server package.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 67345 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59282

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1940

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