openSUSE Security Update : libX11 (openSUSE-SU-2013:1047-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libX11 fixes several security issues.

-
U_0001-integer-overflow-in-_XQueryFont-on-32-bit-platfor
ms-.patch,
U_0002-integer-overflow-in-_XF86BigfontQueryFont-CVE-201
3-1.patch,
U_0003-integer-overflow-in-XListFontsWithInfo-CVE-2013-1
981.patch,
U_0004-integer-overflow-in-XGetMotionEvents-CVE-2013-198
1-4.patch,
U_0005-integer-overflow-in-XListHosts-CVE-2013-1981-5-13
.patch,
U_0006-Integer-overflows-in-stringSectionSize-cause-buff
er-.patch,
U_0007-integer-overflow-in-ReadInFile-in-Xrm.c-CVE-2013-
198.patch,
U_0008-integer-truncation-in-_XimParseStringFile-CVE-201
3-1.patch,
U_0009-integer-overflows-in-TransFileName-CVE-2013-1981-
9-1.patch,
U_0010-integer-overflow-in-XGetWindowProperty-CVE-2013-1
981.patch,
U_0011-integer-overflow-in-XGetImage-CVE-2013-1981-11-13
.patch,
U_0012-integer-overflow-in-XGetPointerMapping-XGetKeyboa
rdM.patch,
U_0013-integer-overflow-in-XGetModifierMapping-CVE-2013-
198.patch

- integer overflow in various functions, integer
truncation in _XimParseStringFile() [CVE-2013-1981]
(bnc#821664, bnc#815451)

-
U_0001-unvalidated-lengths-in-XAllocColorCells-CVE-2013-
199.patch,
U_0002-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadGetDeviceInfoReply-C
VE-.patch,
U_0003-unvalidated-indexes-in-_XkbReadGeomShapes-CVE-201
3-1.patch,
U_0004-unvalidated-indexes-in-_XkbReadGetGeometryReply-C
VE-.patch,
U_0005-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadKeySyms-CVE-2013-199
7-5.patch,
U_0006-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadKeyActions-CVE-2013-
199.patch,
U_0007-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadKeyBehaviors-CVE-201
3-1.patch,
U_0008-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadModifierMap-CVE-2013
-19.patch,
U_0009-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadExplicitComponents-C
VE-.patch,
U_0010-unvalidated-index-in-_XkbReadVirtualModMap-CVE-20
13-.patch,
U_0011-unvalidated-index-length-in-_XkbReadGetNamesReply
-CV.patch,
U_0012-unvalidated-length-in-_XimXGetReadData-CVE-2013-1
997.patch,
U_0013-Avoid-overflows-in-XListFonts-CVE-2013-1997-13-15
.patch,
U_0014-Avoid-overflows-in-XGetFontPath-CVE-2013-1997-14-
15.patch,
U_0015-Avoid-overflows-in-XListExtensions-CVE-2013-1997-
15-.patch

- unvalidated index/length in various functions; Avoid
overflows in XListFonts(), XGetFontPath(),
XListExtensions() [CVE-2013-1997] (bnc##821664,
bnc#815451)

-
U_0001-Unbounded-recursion-in-GetDatabase-when-parsing-i
ncl.patch,
U_0002-Unbounded-recursion-in-_XimParseStringFile-when-p
ars.patch

- Unbounded recursion in GetDatabase(),
_XimParseStringFile when parsing include files
[CVE-2013-2004] (bnc##821664, bnc#815451)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2013-06/msg00171.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=815451
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=821664

Solution :

Update the affected libX11 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.6
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75052 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60120
60122
60146

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1981
CVE-2013-1997
CVE-2013-2004

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