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CVE-2008-2361 - Comforting September

Description

Integer overflow in the ProcRenderCreateCursor function in the Render extension in the X server 1.4 in X.Org X11R7.3 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (daemon crash) via unspecified request fields that are used to calculate a glyph buffer size which triggers a dereference of unmapped memory.

Reference

http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=719 http://lists.freedesktop.org/archives/xorg/2008-June/036026.html ftp://ftp.freedesktop.org/pub/xorg/X11R7.3/patches/xorg-xserver-1.4-cve-2008-2361.diff http://www.debian.org/security/2008/dsa-1595 http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0502.html http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2008-0504.html http://sunsolve.sun.com/search/document.do?assetkey=1-26-238686-1 http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-06/msg00002.html http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-616-1 http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/29665 http://securitytracker.com/id?1020244 http://secunia.com/advisories/30627 http://secunia.com/advisories/30629 http://secunia.com/advisories/30630 http://secunia.com/advisories/30637 http://secunia.com/advisories/30659 http://secunia.com/advisories/30664 http://secunia.com/advisories/30666 http://support.avaya.com/elmodocs2/security/ASA-2008-249.htm http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2008-0503.html https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2619 http://secunia.com/advisories/30715 https://issues.rpath.com/browse/RPL-2607 http://secunia.com/advisories/30843 http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:116 http://wiki.rpath.com/wiki/Advisories:rPSA-2008-0201 http://secunia.com/advisories/31109 http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:115 http://secunia.com/advisories/30671 http://secunia.com/advisories/30772 http://security.gentoo.org/glsa/glsa-200806-07.xml http://secunia.com/advisories/30809 http://secunia.com/advisories/32099 http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2008:179 http://secunia.com/advisories/31025 http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200807-07.xml http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2008-09/msg00005.html http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2009/Feb/msg00000.html http://secunia.com/advisories/33937 http://support.apple.com/kb/HT3438 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1803 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1833 http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/1983/references https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A8978 http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493550/100/0/threaded http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/493548/100/0/threaded