Debian: DSA-3095-1: xorg-server security update

    Date10 Dec 2014
    CategoryDebian
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    Posted ByLinuxSecurity Advisories
    Ilja van Sprundel of IOActive discovered several security issues in the X.org X server, which may lead to privilege escalation or denial of service.
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    Debian Security Advisory DSA-3095-1                   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    http://www.debian.org/security/                        Moritz Muehlenhoff
    December 10, 2014                      http://www.debian.org/security/faq
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    Package        : xorg-server
    CVE ID         : CVE-2014-8091 CVE-2014-8092 CVE-2014-8093 CVE-2014-8094 
                     CVE-2014-8095 CVE-2014-8096 CVE-2014-8097 CVE-2014-8098
                     CVE-2014-8099 CVE-2014-8100 CVE-2014-8101 CVE-2014-8102
    
    Ilja van Sprundel of IOActive discovered several security issues in the 
    X.org X server, which may lead to privilege escalation or denial of 
    service.
    
    For the stable distribution (wheezy), these problems have been fixed in
    version 1.12.4-6+deb7u5.
    
    For the upcoming stable distribution (jessie), these problems will be
    fixed soon.
    
    For the unstable distribution (sid), these problems have been fixed in
    version 2:1.16.2.901-1.
    
    We recommend that you upgrade your xorg-server packages.
    
    Further information about Debian Security Advisories, how to apply
    these updates to your system and frequently asked questions can be
    found at: https://www.debian.org/security/
    
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