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HP-UX: CVE-2007-6429: Running Xserver, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

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HP-UX: CVE-2007-6429: Running Xserver, Remote Execution of Arbitrary Code

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
01/18/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
08/11/2017
Modified
09/12/2017

Description

Multiple integer overflows in X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a GetVisualInfo request containing a 32-bit value that is improperly used to calculate an amount of memory for allocation by the EVI extension, or (2) a request containing values related to pixmap size that are improperly used in management of shared memory by the MIT-SHM extension.

Solution(s)

  • hpux-apply-phss-34392
  • hpux-apply-phss-37972
  • hpux-apply-phss-38840

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