Bug 233001

Summary: CVE-2007-1003 xserver XC-MISC integer overflow
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 Reporter: Josh Bressers <bressers>
Component: xorg-x11-serverAssignee: Søren Sandmann Pedersen <sandmann>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Version: 5.0CC: kem, security-response-team
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OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=important,reported=20070216,embargo=20070403,source=vendorsec
Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0127 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Description Josh Bressers 2007-03-19 20:18:06 UTC
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #233000 +++

Sean Larsson, iDefense Labs, discovered an integer overflow flaw in the XC-MISC
extension.  This overflow could allow a local user to gain root privileges.

-- Additional comment from bressers on 2007-03-19 16:10 EST --
Created an attachment (id=150431)
Poposed upstream patch

Comment 3 Josh Bressers 2007-04-03 16:47:27 UTC
Lifting embargo

Comment 4 Red Hat Bugzilla 2007-04-03 18:43:55 UTC
An advisory has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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