Ubuntu 1865-1: libxt vulnerabilities

    Date 05 Jun 2013
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    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in libxt.
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    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1865-1
    June 05, 2013
    
    libxt vulnerabilities
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    A security issue affects these releases of Ubuntu and its derivatives:
    
    - Ubuntu 13.04
    - Ubuntu 12.10
    - Ubuntu 12.04 LTS
    - Ubuntu 10.04 LTS
    
    Summary:
    
    Several security issues were fixed in libxt.
    
    Software Description:
    - libxt: X11 toolkit intrinsics library
    
    Details:
    
    Ilja van Sprundel discovered multiple security issues in various X.org
    libraries and components. An attacker could use these issues to cause
    applications to crash, resulting in a denial of service, or possibly
    execute arbitrary code.
    
    Update instructions:
    
    The problem can be corrected by updating your system to the following
    package versions:
    
    Ubuntu 13.04:
      libxt6                          1:1.1.3-1ubuntu0.13.04.1
    
    Ubuntu 12.10:
      libxt6                          1:1.1.3-1ubuntu0.12.10.1
    
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      libxt6                          1:1.1.1-2ubuntu0.1
    
    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
      libxt6                          1:1.0.7-1ubuntu0.1
    
    After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
    the necessary changes.
    
    References:
      https://www.ubuntu.com/usn/usn-1865-1
      CVE-2013-2002, CVE-2013-2005
    
    Package Information:
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libxt/1:1.1.3-1ubuntu0.13.04.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libxt/1:1.1.3-1ubuntu0.12.10.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libxt/1:1.1.1-2ubuntu0.1
      https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/libxt/1:1.0.7-1ubuntu0.1
    
    
    

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