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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2016-7946: Vulnerability in X.Org

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Oracle Solaris 11: CVE-2016-7946: Vulnerability in X.Org

Severity
5
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
Published
12/13/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
05/29/2017
Modified
02/01/2022

Description

X.org libXi before 1.7.7 allows remote X servers to cause a denial of service (infinite loop) via vectors involving length fields.

Solution(s)

  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libx11-1-6-2-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libxfixes-5-0-1-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libxrandr-1-4-2-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libxrender-0-9-8-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libxtst-1-2-2-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libxv-1-0-10-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517
  • oracle-solaris-11-3-upgrade-x11-library-libxvmc-1-0-8-0-175-3-15-0-3-1517

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