CVE-2008-2362

NameCVE-2008-2362
DescriptionMultiple 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.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, GitHub advisories/code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-1595-1, DTSA-141-1

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
xorg-server (PTS)bullseye (security), bullseye2:1.20.11-1+deb11u13fixed
bookworm, bookworm (security)2:21.1.7-3+deb12u7fixed
sid, trixie2:21.1.12-1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
xorg-serversourceetch2:1.1.1-21etch5DSA-1595-1
xorg-serversourcelenny2:1.4.1~git20080517-2~lenny1DTSA-141-1
xorg-serversource(unstable)2:1.4.1~git20080517-2

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