Debian Security Advisory
DLA-1186-1 xorg-server -- LTS security update
- Date Reported:
- 22 Nov 2017
- Affected Packages:
- Security database references:
- In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2017-2624, CVE-2017-12176, CVE-2017-12177, CVE-2017-12178, CVE-2017-12180, CVE-2017-12182, CVE-2017-12183, CVE-2017-12184, CVE-2017-12185, CVE-2017-12187, CVE-2017-13723.
- More information:
Several vulnerabilities have been discovered in the X.Org X server. An attacker who's able to connect to an X server could cause a denial of service or potentially the execution of arbitrary code.
For Debian 7
Wheezy, these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.12.4-6+deb7u8.
We recommend that you upgrade your xorg-server packages.
Further information about Debian LTS security advisories, how to apply these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be found at: https://wiki.debian.org/LTS