CVE-2012-1093

Priority
Description
The init script in the Debian x11-common package before 1:7.6+12 is
vulnerable to a symlink attack that can lead to a privilege escalation
during package installation.
Notes
mdeslaurxorg server is actually the xorg-server package
the xorg package only contains docs
Package
Source: xorg (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needed)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was needed)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needed
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needed
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa):needed
Ubuntu 20.10 (Groovy Gorilla):needed
More Information

Updated: 2020-07-28 18:15:00 UTC (commit 7b6828437fde0509248708fcdb5b0f7587b85bd1)