CVE-2013-1998

NameCVE-2013-1998
DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in X.org libXi 1.7.1 and earlier allow X servers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via crafted length or index values to the (1) XGetDeviceButtonMapping, (2) XIPassiveGrabDevice, and (3) XQueryDeviceState functions.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-2683-1
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
libxi (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy2:1.6.1-1+deb7u1fixed
jessie2:1.7.4-1fixed
stretch, sid2:1.7.6-1fixed

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
libxisource(unstable)2:1.6.1-1+deb7u1medium
libxisourcesqueeze2:1.3-8mediumDSA-2683-1
libxisourcewheezy2:1.6.1-1+deb7u1mediumDSA-2683-1

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