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RHSA-2010:0382: xorg-x11-server security update

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RHSA-2010:0382: xorg-x11-server security update

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/29/2010
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/03/2010
Modified
07/04/2017

Description

X.Org is an open source implementation of the X Window System. It providesthe basic low-level functionality that full-fledged graphical userinterfaces are designed upon.An incorrect calculation flaw was discovered in the X.Org Render extension.A malicious, authorized client could exploit this issue to crash the X.Orgserver or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with root privileges.(CVE-2010-1166)Users of xorg-x11-server should upgrade to these updated packages, whichcontain a backported patch to resolve this issue. All running X.Org serverinstances must be restarted for this update to take effect.

Solution(s)

  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-sdk
  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-xdmx
  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-xephyr
  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-xnest
  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-xorg
  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-xvfb
  • redhat-upgrade-xorg-x11-server-xvnc-source

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