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Multiple integer overflows in the Render extension in the X server 1.4 in X.Org X11R7.3 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a (1) SProcRenderCreateLinearGradient (2) SProcRenderCreateRadialGradient or (3) SProcRenderCreateConicalGradient request with an invalid field specifying the number of bytes to swap in the request data which triggers heap memory corruption.

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:11246

Multiple integer overflows in the Render extension in the X server 1.4 in X.Org X11R7.3 allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code via a (1) SProcRenderCreateLinearGradient (2) SProcRenderCreateRadialGradient or (3) SProcRenderCreateConicalGradient request with an invalid field specifying the number of bytes to swap in the request data which triggers heap memory corruption.

Family:
unix
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5
  • Oracle Linux 5
  • CentOS Linux 5
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-2362
Product(s):