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|Posted: Fri Nov 09, 2018 1:26 am Post subject: [ GLSA 201811-01 ] X.Org X11 library
|Gentoo Linux Security Advisory
Title: X.Org X11 library: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201811-01)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been found in X.Org X11 library, the
worst of which could allow for remote code execution.
X.Org is an implementation of the X Window System. The X.Org X11 library
provides the X11 protocol library files.
Vulnerable: < 1.6.6
Unaffected: >= 1.6.6
Architectures: All supported architectures
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in X.Org X11 library.
Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to connect to a malicious server,
could cause the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the
process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
All X.Org X11 library users should upgrade to the latest version:
|# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose ">=x11-libs/libX11-1.6.6"