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CVE-2001-0955

CVE information

Published

21 years ago

Last Modified

5 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

High

Impact Analysis

Description

Buffer overflow in fbglyph.c in XFree86 before 4.2.0, related to glyph clipping for large origins, allows attackers to cause a denial of service and possibly gain privileges via a large number of characters, possibly through the web page search form of KDE Konqueror or from an xterm command with a long title..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
High
Base Score
7.2/10
Exploit Score
3.9/10
Access Vector
Local
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
10/10
Confidentiality Impact
Complete
Availability Impact
Complete
Integrity Impact
Complete

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:xfree86_project:x11r6:4.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:xfree86_project:x11r6:4.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:xfree86_project:x11r6:4.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -