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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.57272
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2006:0634
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2006:0634.

X.org is an open source implementation of the X Window System. It provides
the basic low-level functionality that full-fledged graphical user
interfaces are designed upon.

An integer overflow flaw in the way the X.org server processes PCF files
was discovered. A malicious authorized client could exploit this issue to
cause a denial of service (crash) or potentially execute arbitrary code
with root privileges on the X.org server. (CVE-2006-3467)

Users of X.org should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch and is not vulnerable to this issue.

Solution:
Please note that this update is available via
Red Hat Network. To use Red Hat Network, launch the Red
Hat Update Agent with the following command: up2date

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2006-0634.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

Risk factor : High

CVSS Score:
7.5

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-3467
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html
Bugtraq: 20060825 rPSA-2006-0157-1 xorg-x11 xorg-x11-fonts xorg-x11-tools xorg-x11-xfs (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/444318/100/0/threaded
Bugtraq: 20061113 VMSA-2006-0005 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.4 Upgrade Patch 1 (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/451419/100/200/threaded
Bugtraq: 20061113 VMSA-2006-0006 - VMware ESX Server 2.5.3 Upgrade Patch 4 (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/451404/100/0/threaded
Bugtraq: 20061113 VMSA-2006-0007 - VMware ESX Server 2.1.3 Upgrade Patch 2 (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/451417/100/200/threaded
Bugtraq: 20061113 VMSA-2006-0008 - VMware ESX Server 2.0.2 Upgrade Patch 2 (Google Search)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/451426/100/200/threaded
Debian Security Information: DSA-1178 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1178
Debian Security Information: DSA-1193 (Google Search)
http://www.debian.org/security/2006/dsa-1193
http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200609-04.xml
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:129
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2006:148
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=190593
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10673
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0500.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0634.html
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2006-0635.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1016522
http://secunia.com/advisories/21062
http://secunia.com/advisories/21135
http://secunia.com/advisories/21144
http://secunia.com/advisories/21232
http://secunia.com/advisories/21285
http://secunia.com/advisories/21566
http://secunia.com/advisories/21567
http://secunia.com/advisories/21606
http://secunia.com/advisories/21626
http://secunia.com/advisories/21701
http://secunia.com/advisories/21793
http://secunia.com/advisories/21798
http://secunia.com/advisories/21836
http://secunia.com/advisories/22027
http://secunia.com/advisories/22332
http://secunia.com/advisories/22875
http://secunia.com/advisories/22907
http://secunia.com/advisories/23400
http://secunia.com/advisories/23939
http://secunia.com/advisories/27271
http://secunia.com/advisories/33937
SGI Security Advisory: 20060701-01-U
ftp://patches.sgi.com/support/free/security/advisories/20060701-01-U
http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-102705-1
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2006:045 (Google Search)
http://lists.suse.com/archive/suse-security-announce/2006-Aug/0002.html
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2007:021 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2007-10/msg00006.html
http://www.trustix.org/errata/2006/0052/
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-324-1
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-341-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4502
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4522
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/0381
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