Fedora 7 : xorg-x11-server- (2008-0831)

high Nessus Plugin ID 30076
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The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


CVE-2007-5760: XFree86-Misc Extension Invalid Array Index Vulnerability CVE-2007-5958: Xorg / XFree86 file existence disclosure vulnerability CVE-2007-6427: XInput Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability CVE-2007-6428: TOG-CUP Extension Memory Corruption Vulnerability CVE-2007-6429: EVI and MIT-SHM Extension Integer Overflow Vulnerability CVE-2008-0006: PCF Font Vulnerability - this patch isn't strictly required with new version of libXfont.

This contains ajax's fixes for the MITSHM patch.

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.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 30076

File Name: fedora_2008-0831.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/27/2008

Updated: 1/11/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information


Risk Factor: High

Score: 7.4


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-Xdmx, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-Xephyr, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-Xnest, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-Xorg, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-Xvfb, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-sdk, p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server-source, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:7

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/RedHat/release, Host/RedHat/rpm-list

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/22/2008

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/18/2008

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5760, CVE-2007-5958, CVE-2007-6427, CVE-2007-6428, CVE-2007-6429, CVE-2008-0006

BID: 27350, 27351, 27352, 27353, 27354, 27355, 27356

FEDORA: 2008-0831

CWE: 119, 189, 200, 362, 399