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CVE-2015-0255 Detail

Current Description

X.Org Server (aka xserver and xorg-server) before 1.16.3 and 1.17.x before 1.17.1 allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a denial of service (crash) via a crafted string length value in a XkbSetGeometry request.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0073.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00085.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2015-02/msg00086.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-0797.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3160
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2015:119
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinapr2015-2511959.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/bulletinjul2015-2511963.html
http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/topics/security/cpujul2015-2367936.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72578
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2500-1
http://www.x.org/wiki/Development/Security/Advisory-2015-02-10/ Patch Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201504-06

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:x.org:xorg-server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
1.16.3
 cpe:2.3:a:x.org:xorg-server:1.17.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-0255
NVD Published Date:
02/13/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018