Upstream information

CVE-2004-0083 at MITRE

Description

Buffer overflow in ReadFontAlias from dirfile.c of XFree86 4.1.0 through 4.3.0 allows local users and remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a font alias file (font.alias) with a long token, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-0084 and CVE-2004-0106.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having critical severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 10
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Complete
Integrity Impact Complete
Availability Impact Complete
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 49296 [RESOLVED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 7 for IA32
  • xf86 >= 4.0.3-72
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ppc
ul1.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 8820
SuSE Linux Openexchange Server 4
SuSE Linux School Server for i386
SuSE Linux Standard Server 8
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • xf86 >= 4.2.0-257
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ppc
ul1.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 8820
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IPF
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • xf86 >= 4.2.0-190
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ppc
ul1.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 8820
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for IBM iSeries and IBM pSeries
  • xf86 >= 4.2.0-178
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ppc
ul1.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 8820
SuSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 for AMD64
UnitedLinux 1.0
  • xf86 >= 4.2.0-169
ul1.x86-64
slox4,2.x86
ul1.ppc
ul1.ia64
YOU Patch Nr: 8820
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • XFree86 >= 4.3.0-119
Builds
SuSE Linux Desktop 1.0
  • XFree86-server >= 4.3.0-121
Builds