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CVE-2018-14600

Description

An issue was discovered in libX11 through 1.6.5. The function XListExtensions in ListExt.c interprets a variable as signed instead of unsigned, resulting in an out-of-bounds write (of up to 128 bytes), leading to DoS or remote code execution.

Priority: HIGH
CVSS v3: 9.8
Publish Date: Aug 24, 2018
Related ID: --
CVSS v2: CRITICAL
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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