CVE-ID

CVE-2004-0083

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Buffer overflow in ReadFontAlias from dirfile.c of XFree86 4.1.0 through 4.3.0 allows local users and remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a font alias file (font.alias) with a long token, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-0084 and CVE-2004-0106.
References
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Date Entry Created
20040119 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Modified (20100819)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(5) Armstrong, Baker, Cole, Cox, Wall
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> CIAC:O-081
   URL:http://www.ciac.org/ciac/bulletins/o-081.shtml
   IMMUNIX:IMNX-2004-73-002-01
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/advisories/6328
   BID:9636
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9636
 Christey> Normalize Gentoo reference
 Christey> SCO:SCOSA-2004.2
   URL:ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/UnixWare/SCOSA-2004.2/SCOSA-2004.2.txt
   SCO:SCOSA-2004.3
   URL:ftp://ftp.sco.com/pub/updates/OpenServer/SCOSA-2004.3/SCOSA-2004.3.txt

Proposed (Legacy)
20040318
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