Vulnerability Assessment & Network Security Forums



If through a vulnerability assessment, a network security issue is detected for the vulnerability below, applying the appropriate security patches in a timely matter is very important.  If you have detected that your system has already been compromised, following CERT's Network Security recovery document will assist with recommended steps for system recovery.


Home >> Browse Vulnerability Assessment Database >> Debian Local Security Checks >> [DSA607] DSA-607-1 xfree86


Vulnerability Assessment Details

[DSA607] DSA-607-1 xfree86

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
DSA-607-1 xfree86

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Several developers have discovered a number of problems in the libXpm
library which is provided by X.Org, XFree86 and LessTif. These bugs
can be exploited by remote and/or local attackers to gain access to
the system or to escalate their local rights, by using a specially
crafted XPM image.
For the stable distribution (woody) this problem has been fixed in
version 4.1.0-16woody5.
For the unstable distribution (sid) this problem will be fixed in
version 4.3.0.dfsg.1-9.
We recommend that you upgrade your xlibs package immediately.


Solution : http://www.debian.org/security/2004/dsa-607
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID:

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is (C) 2005 Michel Arboi

Cables, Connectors

Dell Latitude E6530, Intel Core i7-3520M 2.90, 8GB Memory, 750GB HDD, Windows 7
$324.99
Dell Latitude E6530, Intel Core i7-3520M 2.90, 8GB Memory, 750GB HDD, Windows 7 pictureDell Latitude E6540 Laptop Parts/Repair BOOTS Core i7-4800MQ 8GB RAM NO HD AS IS
$9.99
Dell Latitude E6540 Laptop Parts/Repair BOOTS Core i7-4800MQ 8GB RAM NO HD AS IS pictureMacBook Pro 13" Retina Early 2015, 2.7 GHz Core i5, 121 GB Flash 8 GB Ram
$700.0
MacBook Pro 13Dell PowerEdge R710 2x X5680 3.33GHz 6 Core 16GB 8x 256GB SATA SSD PERC 6/i
$1280.0
Dell PowerEdge R710 2x X5680 3.33GHz 6 Core 16GB 8x 256GB SATA SSD PERC 6/i picture


Discussions

No Discussions have been posted on this vulnerability.