[SECURITY] [DSA 2784-1] xorg-server security update

2013-10-22T17:52:12
ID DEBIAN:DSA-2784-1:F445A
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-10-22T17:52:12

Description


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2784-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff October 22, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq


Package : xorg-server Vulnerability : use-after-free Problem type : local Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-4396

Pedro Ribeiro discovered a use-after-free in the handling of ImageText requests in the Xorg Xserver, which could result in denial of service or privilege escalation.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.7.7-17.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.12.4-6+deb7u1.

For the testing distribution (jessie), this problem has been fixed in version 1.14.3-4.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 1.14.3-4.

We recommend that you upgrade your xorg-server packages.

Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: http://www.debian.org/security/

Mailing list: debian-security-announce@lists.debian.org