Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : x11-server (MDVSA-2013:139)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 66151
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionThis fixes a format string vulnerability in the LogVHdrMessageVerb function in os/log.c when handling input device names in X.Org X11 server (CVE-2012-2118).
MBS1 is not vulnerable to arbitrary code execution via this vulnerability because of the compiler options that were used to build it, but it can still cause a crash.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.