CVE-2016-7952

Priority
Description
X.org libXtst before 1.2.3 allows remote X servers to cause a denial of
service (infinite loop) via a reply in the (1) XRecordStartOfData, (2)
XRecordEndOfData, or (3) XRecordClientDied category without a client
sequence and with attached data.
Notes
sbeattiesame commit as CVE-2016-7951
msalatorepatch released in 2:1.2.2-1+deb8u1
Package
Upstream:released (2:1.2.2-1+deb8u1, 1.2.3)
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):released (2:1.2.3-1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (2:1.2.3-1)
Ubuntu 19.10 (Eoan Ermine):released (2:1.2.3-1)
Ubuntu 20.04 (Focal Fossa):released (2:1.2.3-1)
Patches:
Upstream:https://cgit.freedesktop.org/xorg/lib/libXtst/commit/?id=9556ad67af3129ec4a7a4f4b54a0d59701beeae3
More Information

Updated: 2019-12-05 19:33:27 UTC (commit 0aa5e7c87c8b55d2ec5c7f4ca1179cf75de91961)