Ubuntu 1870-1: libxxf86vm vulnerability

    Date 05 Jun 2013
    Posted By LinuxSecurity Advisories
    Several security issues were fixed in libxxf86vm.
    Ubuntu Security Notice USN-1870-1
    June 05, 2013
    libxxf86vm vulnerability
    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
    Several security issues were fixed in libxxf86vm.
    Software Description:
    - libxxf86vm: X11 XFree86 video mode extension library
    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:
      libxxf86vm1                     1:1.1.2-1ubuntu0.13.04.1
    Ubuntu 12.10:
      libxxf86vm1                     1:1.1.2-1ubuntu0.12.10.1
    Ubuntu 12.04 LTS:
      libxxf86vm1                     1:1.1.1-2ubuntu0.1
    Ubuntu 10.04 LTS:
      libxxf86vm1                     1:1.1.0-2ubuntu0.1
    After a standard system update you need to restart your session to make all
    the necessary changes.
    Package Information:

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