CVE-ID

CVE-2004-0084

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Buffer overflow in the ReadFontAlias function in XFree86 4.1.0 to 4.3.0, when using the CopyISOLatin1Lowered function, allows local or remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code via a malformed entry in the font alias (font.alias) file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-0083 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(3) Armstrong, Baker, Cox
NOOP(2) Christey, Cole
REVIEWING(1) Wall
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:9652
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/9652
 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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