Package "xorg-server"

Name: xorg-server


This package is just an umbrella for a group of other packages, it has no description.
Description samples from packages in group:

  • common files used by various X servers
  • nested X server
  • Xorg X server - core server
  • Xorg X server - development files

Latest version: 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4.2
Release: bionic (18.04)
Level: security
Repository: main


Other versions of "xorg-server" in Bionic

Repository Area Version
base main 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4
base universe 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4
security universe 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4.2
updates universe 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4.4
updates main 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4.4

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Version: 2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4.2 2018-10-26 15:06:59 UTC

  xorg-server (2:1.19.6-1ubuntu4.2) bionic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: Privilege escalation and file overwrite
    - debian/patches/CVE-2018-14665.patch: disable -logfile and -modulepath
      when running with elevated privileges in
    - CVE-2018-14665

 -- Marc Deslauriers <email address hidden> Thu, 25 Oct 2018 11:18:32 -0400

CVE-2018-14665 A flaw was found in xorg-x11-server before 1.20.3. An incorrect ...

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