Home CVE Database CVE-2017-13723

CVE-2017-13723

Description

In X.Org Server (aka xserver and xorg-server) before 1.19.4, a local attacker authenticated to the X server could overflow a global buffer, causing crashes of the X server or potentially other problems by injecting large or malformed XKB related atoms and accessing them via xkbcomp.

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.8
Publish Date: Oct 9, 2017
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: High
Modified Date: Oct 9, 2017

Find out more about CVE-2017-13723 from the MITRE-CVE dictionary and NIST NVD


Products Affected

Login may be required to access defects or downloads.

Related Products

Product Name Status Defect Fixed Downloads
Linux 7 SCP Not Vulnerable -- -- --
Linux 7 CGP Not Vulnerable -- -- --

Comments

xorg

Live chat
Online