Bug 150038 - CAN-2005-0605 XPM buffer overflow
CAN-2005-0605 XPM buffer overflow
Status: CLOSED ERRATA
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 3
Classification: Red Hat
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
3.0
All Linux
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Assigned To: Kristian Høgsberg
David Lawrence
impact=moderate,public=20050301,sourc...
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Blocks: CVE-2005-0605
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Reported: 2005-03-01 16:16 EST by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2008-01-28 11:18 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-03-30 03:28:55 EST
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Description Josh Bressers 2005-03-01 16:16:22 EST
+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #150036 +++

A potential buffer overflow from the use of unsigned integers has been found in
the XPM processing library of xorg.

https://bugs.freedesktop.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1920
Comment 1 Josh Bressers 2005-03-01 16:18:07 EST
This issue should also affect RHEL2.1
Comment 6 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-03-21 06:30:55 EST
setting to moderate severity since only a subset of applications are affected by
this, and many of those do not parse untrusted xpm files.  Applications like the
gimp and others have their own xpm implementations.
Comment 7 Mark J. Cox (Product Security) 2005-03-30 03:28:55 EST
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-331.html
Comment 8 Josh Bressers 2005-04-06 14:05:05 EDT
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
on the solution and/or where to find the updated files,
please follow the link below. You may reopen this bug report
if the solution does not work for you.

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2005-044.html

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