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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3164: X.Org X Server: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Gentoo Linux: CVE-2015-3164: X.Org X Server: Multiple vulnerabilities

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:N)
Published
07/01/2015
Created
07/25/2018
Added
10/30/2017
Modified
10/30/2017

Description

The authentication setup in XWayland 1.16.x and 1.17.x before 1.17.2 starts the server in non-authenticating mode, which allows local users to read from or send information to arbitrary X11 clients via vectors involving a UNIX socket.

Solution(s)

  • gentoo-linux-upgrade-x11-base-xorg-server

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