Bug 233001 - CVE-2007-1003 xserver XC-MISC integer overflow
Summary: CVE-2007-1003 xserver XC-MISC integer overflow
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
Classification: Red Hat
Component: xorg-x11-server
Version: 5.0
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
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Assignee: Søren Sandmann Pedersen
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: impact=important,reported=20070216,em...
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-03-19 20:18 UTC by Josh Bressers
Modified: 2014-06-18 09:09 UTC (History)
2 users (show)

Fixed In Version: RHSA-2007-0127
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-03 18:43:55 UTC
Target Upstream Version:

Attachments (Terms of Use)

System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2007:0127 0 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Important: xorg-x11-server security update 2007-04-03 18:43:52 UTC

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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