Bug 1509216 (CVE-2017-12186) - CVE-2017-12186 xorg-x11-server: unvalidated lengths in X-Resource extension
Summary: CVE-2017-12186 xorg-x11-server: unvalidated lengths in X-Resource extension
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Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Alias: CVE-2017-12186
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
medium
medium
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Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1509258
Blocks: 1509263
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
 
Reported: 2017-11-03 11:06 UTC by Adam Mariš
Modified: 2019-09-29 14:24 UTC (History)
12 users (show)

Fixed In Version: xorg-x11-server 1.19.5
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Last Closed: 2017-11-07 07:20:53 UTC


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Description Adam Mariš 2017-11-03 11:06:40 UTC
Missing length validation was found in X-Resource extension.

Upstream patch:

https://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/xserver/commit/?id=cad5a1050b7184d828aef9c1dd151c3ab649d37e

Comment 1 Adam Mariš 2017-11-03 11:06:47 UTC
Acknowledgments:

Name: the Xorg project

Comment 2 Adam Mariš 2017-11-03 12:29:58 UTC
Created xorg-x11-server tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1509258]


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