Fedora 18 : xorg-x11-server-1.13.3-3.fc18 (2013-5928)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 66167


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix input buffer size to flush evdev events before enabling a device (CVE-2013-1940)

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 xorg-x11-server package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 66167

File Name: fedora_2013-5928.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/04/22

Modified: 2015/10/19

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:18

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

Patch Publication Date: 2013/04/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1940

FEDORA: 2013-5928