Upstream information

CVE-2004-0084 at MITRE

Description

Buffer overflow in the ReadFontAlias function in XFree86 4.1.0 to 4.3.0, when using the CopyISOLatin1Lowered function, allows local or remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a malformed entry in the font alias (font.alias) file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-0083 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 entries: 390065 [RESOLVED / FIXED], 396961 [RESOLVED / DUPLICATE], 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