Fedora 17 : xorg-x11-server-1.12.4-7.fc17 (2013-5967)

low Nessus Plugin ID 67345


The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.


Fix input buffer size to flush evdev events before enabling a device (CVE-2013-1940) Fix scrolling on Evoluent Vertical mouse Avoid memory corruption if too many touch listeners are active Bump EQ size to avoid spurious abrt reports Add a quirk to get a reasonably sane default button mapping for the Evoluent Vertical Mouse 3

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Update the affected xorg-x11-server package.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 67345

File Name: fedora_2013-5967.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 7/12/2013

Updated: 1/11/2021

Supported Sensors: Frictionless Assessment Agent, Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.2


Risk Factor: Low

Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:fedoraproject:fedora:xorg-x11-server, cpe:/o:fedoraproject:fedora:17

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/18/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1940

BID: 59282

FEDORA: 2013-5967