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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.843731
Category:Ubuntu Local Security Checks
Title:Ubuntu Update for libx11 USN-3758-1
Summary:The remote host is missing an update for the 'libx11'; package(s) announced via the USN-3758-1 advisory.
Description:Summary:
The remote host is missing an update for the 'libx11'
package(s) announced via the USN-3758-1 advisory.

Vulnerability Insight:
Tobias Stoeckmann discovered that libx11 incorrectly handled certain
images. An attacker could possibly use this issue to access sensitive
information (CVE-2016-7942)

Tobias Stoeckmann discovered that libx11 incorrectly handled certain
inputs. An attacker could possibly use this issue to access sensitive
information. (CVE-2016-7943)

It was discovered that libx11 incorrectly handled certain inputs.
An attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
(CVE-2018-14598, CVE-2018-14599, CVE-2018-14600)

Affected Software/OS:
libx11 on Ubuntu 18.04 LTS,
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS,
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.

Solution:
Please install the updated package(s).

CVSS Score:
7.5

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-7942
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/10/04/4
http://www.openwall.com/lists/oss-security/2016/10/04/2
https://lists.x.org/archives/xorg-announce/2016-October/002720.html
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/GMCVDXMFPXR7QGMKDG22WPPJCXH2X3L7/
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201704-03
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3758-2/
https://usn.ubuntu.com/3758-1/
BugTraq ID: 93363
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93363
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036945
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-7943
BugTraq ID: 93362
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93362
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