Advisories ยป MGASA-2018-0198

Updated libvncserver packages fix security vulnerability

Publication date: 08 Apr 2018
Type: security
Affected Mageia releases : 5 , 6
CVE: CVE-2018-7225

Description

An issue was discovered in LibVNCServer through 0.9.11.
rfbProcessClientNormalMessage() in rfbserver.c does not sanitize
msg.cct.length, leading to access to uninitialized and potentially
sensitive data or possibly unspecified other impact (e.g., an integer
overflow) via specially crafted VNC packets (CVE-2018-7225).
                

References

SRPMS

6/core

5/core