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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2017-16611: libXfont security update

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Huawei EulerOS: CVE-2017-16611: libXfont security update

Severity
2
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/01/2017
Created
12/19/2019
Added
12/18/2019
Modified
12/18/2019

Description

In libXfont before 1.5.4 and libXfont2 before 2.0.3, a local attacker can open (but not read) files on the system as root, triggering tape rewinds, watchdogs, or similar mechanisms that can be triggered by opening files.

Solution(s)

  • huawei-euleros-2_0_sp3-upgrade-libxfont

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