Upstream information

CVE-2008-0006 at MITRE

Description

Buffer overflow in (1) X.Org Xserver before 1.4.1, and (2) the libfont and libXfont libraries on some platforms including Sun Solaris, allows context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a PCF font with a large difference between the last col and first col values in the PCF_BDF_ENCODINGS table.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 7.5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 348296 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc >= 7.4-27.19.19
  • xorg-x11-server >= 7.4-27.19.19
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 7.4-27.19.19
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc >= 7.4-27.60.5
  • xorg-x11-server >= 7.4-27.60.5
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 7.4-27.60.5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc >= 7.4-27.81.7
  • xorg-x11-server >= 7.4-27.81.7
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 7.4-27.81.7
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc >= 7.4-27.105.1
  • xorg-x11-server >= 7.4-27.105.1
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 7.4-27.105.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • xorg-x11-server-sdk >= 7.4-27.105.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • xorg-x11-server >= 1.20.13-1.2
  • xorg-x11-server-Xvfb >= 1.20.13-1.2
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 1.20.13-1.2
  • xorg-x11-server-sdk >= 1.20.13-1.2
  • xorg-x11-server-source >= 1.20.13-1.2
  • xorg-x11-server-wrapper >= 1.20.13-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA xorg-x11-server-1.20.13-1.2