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Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2007:0002

The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2007:0002.

XFree86 is an implementation of the X Window System, which provides the
core functionality for the Linux graphical desktop.

iDefense reported three integer overflow flaws in the XFree86 Render and
DBE extensions. 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 XFree86 server. (CVE-2006-6101, CVE-2006-6102,

Users of XFree86 should upgrade to these updated packages, which contain a
backported patch and is not vulnerable to this issue.

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

Risk factor : Critical

CVSS Score:

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-6101
BugTraq ID: 21968
Debian Security Information: DSA-1249 (Google Search)
HPdes Security Advisory: HPSBUX02225
HPdes Security Advisory: SSRT071295
NETBSD Security Advisory: NetBSD-SA2007-002
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SA:2007:008 (Google Search)
XForce ISS Database: xorg-xserver-render-overflow(31337)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-6102
XForce ISS Database: xorg-xserver-dbe-overflow(31376)
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2006-6103
XForce ISS Database: xorg-xserver-dbe-swap-overflow(31379)
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