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: 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1.1
Release: kinetic (22.10)
Level: security
Repository: main


Other versions of "xorg-server" in Kinetic

Repository Area Version
base main 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1
base universe 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1
security universe 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1.1
updates main 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1.2
updates universe 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1.2

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Version: 2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1.1 2022-11-23 20:07:38 UTC

  xorg-server (2:21.1.4-2ubuntu1.1) kinetic-security; urgency=medium

  * SECURITY UPDATE: GetCountedString Buffer Overflow
    - debian/patches/CVE-2022-3550.patch: add a check for client->req_len
      size for _GetCountedString in xkb/xkb.c.
    - CVE-2022-3550
  * SECURITY UPDATE: ProcXkbGetKbdByName Memory Leak
    - debian/patches/CVE-2022-3551.patch: add calls to free allocated
      memory if the execution reaches failures in ProcXkbGetKbdByName
      in xkb/xkb.c.
    - CVE-2022-3551

 -- Rodrigo Figueiredo Zaiden <email address hidden> Tue, 22 Nov 2022 16:28:31 -0300

CVE-2022-3550 A vulnerability classified as critical was found in X.org Server. Affected by this vulnerability is the function _GetCountedString of the file xkb/xk
CVE-2022-3551 A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in X.org Server. Affected by this issue is the function ProcXkbGetKbdByName of t

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