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OS X security update 2008-002 for X11 (CVE-2008-0006)

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OS X security update 2008-002 for X11 (CVE-2008-0006)

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
01/18/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
12/16/2011
Modified
05/09/2019

Description

Buffer overflow in (1) X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1, and (2) the libfont and libXfont libraries on some platforms including Sun Solaris, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PCF font with a large difference between the last col and first col values in the PCF_BDF_ENCODINGS table.

Solution(s)

  • apple-osx-security-update-2008-002

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