CVE-2016-7943

Priority
Description
The XListFonts function in X.org libX11 before 1.6.4 might allow remote X
servers to gain privileges via vectors involving length fields, which
trigger out-of-bounds write operations.
Package
Upstream:released (1.6.4)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):released (2:1.4.99.1-0ubuntu2.4)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (2:1.6.2-1ubuntu2.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2:1.6.3-1ubuntu2.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (2:1.6.4-1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):released (2:1.6.4-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/lib/libX11/commit/?id=8c29f1607a31dac0911e45a0dd3d74173822b3c9
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 22:27:48 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)