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Xfree86 Project » X11r6 : Security Vulnerabilities (Gain Privilege)

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# CVE ID CWE ID # of Exploits Vulnerability Type(s) Publish Date Update Date Score Gained Access Level Access Complexity Authentication Conf. Integ. Avail.
1 CVE-2002-1472 +Priv 2003-03-03 2008-09-05
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Untrusted search path vulnerability in libX11.so in xfree86, when used in setuid or setgid programs, allows local users to gain root privileges via a modified LD_PRELOAD environment variable that points to a malicious module.
2 CVE-2001-1179 +Priv 2001-07-17 2008-09-05
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
xman allows local users to gain privileges by modifying the MANPATH to point to a man page whose filename contains shell metacharacters.
3 CVE-2001-1178 Overflow +Priv 2001-07-11 2008-09-05
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in xman allows local users to gain privileges via a long MANPATH environment variable.
4 CVE-2001-0955 DoS Overflow +Priv 2001-09-22 2008-09-05
7.2
Admin Local Low Not required Complete Complete Complete
Buffer overflow in fbglyph.c in XFree86 before 4.2.0, related to glyph clipping for large origins, allows attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly gain privileges via a large number of characters, possibly through the web page search form of KDE Konqueror or from an xterm command with a long title.
5 CVE-1999-0433 DoS +Priv 1999-03-21 2008-09-09
4.6
User Local Low Not required Partial Partial Partial
XFree86 startx command is vulnerable to a symlink attack, allowing local users to create files in restricted directories, possibly allowing them to gain privileges or cause a denial of service.
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