Advisories ยป MGASA-2017-0401

Updated x11-server packages fix security vulnerabilities & bugs

Publication date: 06 Nov 2017
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 6
CVE: CVE-2017-12176 , CVE-2017-12177 , CVE-2017-12178 , CVE-2017-12179 , CVE-2017-12180 , CVE-2017-12181 , CVE-2017-12182 , CVE-2017-12183 , CVE-2017-12184 , CVE-2017-12185 , CVE-2017-12186 , CVE-2017-12187


The upstream 1.19.4 update we pushed as:
introduced a regression in PRIME syncronization.

Upstream released a 1.19.5 that fixes that and a lot of security fixes:
CVE-2017-12176 to CVE-2017-12187

Also added a fix for "XShmGetImage: fix censoring" that is described as:
"Visually this fixes chromium/firefox window sharing in multiscreen
configurations - without this patch most of the windows on 'secondary'
screens are black."

This also should fix