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CVE-2018-14598

Description

An issue was discovered in XListExtensions in ListExt.c in libX11 through 1.6.5. A malicious server can send a reply in which the first string overflows, causing a variable to be set to NULL that will be freed later on, leading to DoS (segmentation fault).

Priority: MEDIUM
CVSS v3: 7.5
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: HIGH
Modified Date: Aug 25, 2018

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Related Products

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

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