FreeBSD : xorg-server -- privilege escalation (61534682-b8f4-11da-8e62-000e0c33c2dc)
High Nessus Plugin ID 21441
SynopsisThe remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.
DescriptionDaniel 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.
SolutionUpdate the affected package.