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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-0255: xorg-server leak in the XkbSetGeometry request

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Alpine Linux: CVE-2015-0255: xorg-server leak in the XkbSetGeometry request

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:P)
Published
02/13/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/30/2017
Modified
09/22/2017

Description

X.Org Server (aka xserver and xorg-server) before 1.16.3 and 1.17.x before 1.17.1 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted string length value in a XkbSetGeometry request.

Solution(s)

  • alpine-linux-upgrade-xorg-server

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