Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : xorg-x11 (MDKSA-2006:148)
High Nessus Plugin ID 23895
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionAn integer overflow flaw was discovered in how xorg-x11/XFree86 handles PCF files. A malicious authorized client could exploit the issue to cause a DoS (crash) or potentially execute arbitrary code with root privileges on the xorg-x11/XFree86 server.
Updated packages are patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.