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CVE-2011-4029 at MITRE

Description

The LockServer function in os/utils.c in X.Org xserver before 1.11.2 allows local users to change the permissions of arbitrary files to 444, read those files, and possibly cause a denial of service (removed execution permission) via a symlink attack on a temporary lock file.

NVD CVSS v2 Base Score: 1.9 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Novell/SUSE information

Note from the SUSE Security Team

Only openSUSE 11.3 and SUSE Linux Enterprise 11 were affected by this problem and received fixed packages. No other products were affected.

Novell Bugzilla entry: 722944

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 11.3
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc-debuginfo >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
  • xorg-x11-server-debuginfo >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
  • xorg-x11-server-debugsource >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
  • xorg-x11-server-extra-debuginfo >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
openSUSE 11.3
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
  • xorg-x11-server >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
  • xorg-x11-server-sdk >= 7.5_1.8.0-10.15.2
SLE 11 SP2 DEBUGINFO
  • xorg-x11-server-rdp-debuginfo >= 7.3.99-3.18.2
  • xorg-x11-server-rdp-debugsource >= 7.3.99-3.18.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6111
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-server-rdp >= 7.3.99-3.18.2
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6111
SLE 11 SP1 DEBUGINFO
  • xorg-x11-server-debuginfo >= 7.4-27.40.52.1
  • xorg-x11-server-debugsource >= 7.4-27.40.52.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sled11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 5479
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP1
  • xorg-x11-server-sdk >= 7.4-27.40.52.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sled11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 5479
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-Xvnc >= 7.4-27.40.52.1
  • xorg-x11-server >= 7.4-27.40.52.1
  • xorg-x11-server-extra >= 7.4-27.40.52.1
sle11-sp1-sdk.ppc
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86-64
sles11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86
sles11-sp1.s390x
sle11-sp1-sdk.x86-64
sles11-sp1.ia64
sled11-sp1.x86
sle11-sp1-sdk.ia64
sled11-sp1.x86-64
sle11-sp1-sdk.s390x
sles11-sp1.x86-64
sles11-sp1-vmware.x86
sles11-sp1.ppc
SAT Patch Nr: 5479
SLE 11 SP1 DEBUGINFO
  • xorg-x11-server-dmx-debuginfo >= 7.3.99-17.11.1
  • xorg-x11-server-dmx-debugsource >= 7.3.99-17.11.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6112
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP1 for VMware
  • xorg-x11-server-dmx >= 7.3.99-17.11.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6112
SLE 11 SP1 DEBUGINFO
  • xorg-x11-server-rdp-debuginfo >= 7.3.99-3.11.10.1
  • xorg-x11-server-rdp-debugsource >= 7.3.99-3.11.10.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6113
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 11 SP1
  • xorg-x11-server-rdp >= 7.3.99-3.11.10.1
Builds
SAT Patch Nr: 6113

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