Information Exposure

Affecting xorg-server package, versions <2:1.16.4-1

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NVD Description

Note: Versions mentioned in the description apply to the upstream xorg-server package. See Remediation section below for Debian:10 relevant versions.

X.Org Server (aka xserver and xorg-server) before 1.16.3 and 1.17.x before 1.17.1 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted string length value in a XkbSetGeometry request.

Remediation

Upgrade Debian:10 xorg-server to version 2:1.16.4-1 or higher.

References

CVSS Score

6.5
medium severity
  • Attack Vector
    Network
  • Attack Complexity
    Low
  • Privileges Required
    None
  • User Interaction
    None
  • Scope
    Unchanged
  • Confidentiality
    Low
  • Integrity
    None
  • Availability
    Low
CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:L
CVE
CVE-2015-0255
CWE
CWE-200
Snyk ID
SNYK-DEBIAN10-XORGSERVER-326803
Disclosed
13 Feb, 2015
Published
13 Feb, 2015