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.
This flaw also affects RHEL2.1
Created attachment 150431 [details]
Poposed upstream patch
2.1 is building. NVR: XFree86-4.1.0-80EL
3 is building. NVR: XFree86-4.3.0-118_EL
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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