SuSE 11.3 Security Update : xorg-x11-server (SAT Patch Number 10108)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

The XOrg X11 server was updated to fix 12 security issues :

- Denial of service due to unchecked malloc in client
authentication. (CVE-2014-8091)

- Integer overflows calculating memory needs for requests.
(CVE-2014-8092)

- Integer overflows calculating memory needs for requests
in GLX extension. (CVE-2014-8093)

- Integer overflows calculating memory needs for requests
in DRI2 extension. (CVE-2014-8094)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in XInput extension.
(CVE-2014-8095)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in XC-MISC extension.
(CVE-2014-8096)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in DBE extension.
(CVE-2014-8097)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in GLX extension.
(CVE-2014-8098)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in XVideo extension.
(CVE-2014-8099)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in Render extension.
(CVE-2014-8100)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in RandR extension.
(CVE-2014-8101)

- Out of bounds access due to not validating length or
offset values in requests in XFixes extension
(CVE-2014-8102). Additionally, these non-security issues
were fixed :

- Fix crash in RENDER protocol, PanoramiX wrappers.
(bnc#864911)

- Some formats used for pictures did not work with the
chosen framebuffer format. (bnc#886213)

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=864911
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=886213
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=907268
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=907633
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8091.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8092.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8093.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8094.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8095.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8096.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8097.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8098.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8099.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8100.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8101.html
http://support.novell.com/security/cve/CVE-2014-8102.html

Solution :

Apply SAT patch number 10108.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)

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