[SECURITY] [DSA 2822-1] xorg-server security update

ID DEBIAN:DSA-2822-1:578BC
Type debian
Reporter Debian
Modified 2013-12-18T15:26:54


Debian Security Advisory DSA-2822-1 security@debian.org http://www.debian.org/security/ Moritz Muehlenhoff December 18, 2013 http://www.debian.org/security/faq

Package : xorg-server Vulnerability : integer underflow Problem type : remote Debian-specific: no CVE ID : CVE-2013-6424

Bryan Quigley discovered an integer underflow in the Xorg X server which could lead to denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.

For the oldstable distribution (squeeze), this problem has been fixed in version 1.7.7-18.

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 1.12.4-6+deb7u2.

For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem will be fixed soon.

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/

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