iDefense reported two integer overflow vulnerabilities in X's CID font parser.
This could allow an attacker with access to the xserver to execute arbitrary
code with the same privileges as the X server (root).
Created attachment 135172 [details]
Proposed patch from upstream
Ping on this. Any ETA on new packages with this fix?
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described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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