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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.67305
Category:Red Hat Local Security Checks
Title:RedHat Security Advisory RHSA-2010:0382
Summary:NOSUMMARY
Description:Description:
The remote host is missing updates announced in
advisory RHSA-2010:0382.

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 incorrect calculation flaw was discovered in the X.Org Render extension.
A malicious, authorized client could exploit this issue to crash the X.Org
server or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with root privileges.
(CVE-2010-1166)

Users of xorg-x11-server should upgrade to these updated packages, which
contain a backported patch to resolve this issue. All running X.Org server
instances must be restarted for this update to take effect.

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-2010-0382.html
http://www.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/#important

Risk factor : High

CVSS Score:
7.1

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2010-1166
http://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/xserver/commit/?id=d2f813f7db
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10112
RedHat Security Advisories: RHSA-2010:0382
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2010-0382.html
http://securitytracker.com/id?1023929
http://secunia.com/advisories/39650
http://secunia.com/advisories/39834
SuSE Security Announcement: SUSE-SR:2010:014 (Google Search)
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2010-08/msg00001.html
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-939-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/1185
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