rPSA-2007-0065-1 freetype xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs Apr 04 2007 08:25AM
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rPath Security Advisory: 2007-0065-1
Published: 2007-04-04
Products: rPath Linux 1
Rating: Major
Exposure Level Classification:
Local Root Deterministic Unauthorized Access
Updated Versions:
freetype=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/2.1.10-5.1-1
xorg-x11=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/6.8.2-30.4-1
xorg-x11-fonts=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/6.8.2-30.4-1
xorg-x11-tools=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/6.8.2-30.4-1
xorg-x11-xfs=/conary.rpath.com@rpl:devel//1/6.8.2-30.4-1

References:
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-1003
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-1351
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-1352
http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2007-1667
https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-1213

Description:
Previous versions of the freetype and xorg-x11 packages are vulnerable
to several attacks in which a program run by an authenticated user can
easily crash the X server (Denial of Service) and possibly also cause
the X server to execute arbitrary malicious code as the root user.

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