Changeset 89a0adcf


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Timestamp:
10/14/2004 03:01:15 AM (18 years ago)
Author:
Igor Živković <igor@…>
Branches:
10.0, 10.1, 11.0, 11.1, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.2.0, 6.2.0-rc1, 6.2.0-rc2, 6.3, 6.3-rc1, 6.3-rc2, 6.3-rc3, 7.10, 7.4, 7.5, 7.6, 7.6-blfs, 7.6-systemd, 7.7, 7.8, 7.9, 8.0, 8.1, 8.2, 8.3, 8.4, 9.0, 9.1, basic, bdubbs/svn, elogind, gnome, kde5-13430, kde5-14269, kde5-14686, krejzi/svn, lazarus, nosym, perl-modules, qt5new, systemd-11177, systemd-13485, trunk, upgradedb, xry111/intltool, xry111/test-20220226
Children:
de241c96
Parents:
1f40e71
Message:

Added a patch for XFree86 which fixes libXpm security vulnerability,
reported by Alexander E. Patrakov.

git-svn-id: svn://svn.linuxfromscratch.org/BLFS/trunk/BOOK@2804 af4574ff-66df-0310-9fd7-8a98e5e911e0

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  • introduction/welcome/changelog.xml

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    2222
    2323<itemizedlist>
     24
     25<listitem><para>October 13th, 2004 [igor]: Added a patch for XFree86
     26which fixes libXpm security vulnerability, reported by Alexander E.
     27Patrakov.</para></listitem>
    2428
    2529<listitem><para>October 13th, 2004 [igor]: Updated to
  • x/installing/xfree86.xml

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    3535<listitem><para>Download (FTP): <ulink url="&xfree86-download-ftp;"/></para></listitem>
    3636<listitem><para>Download size: &xfree86-size;</para></listitem>
    37 <listitem><para>Estimated Disk space required: &xfree86-buildsize;</para></listitem>
     37<listitem><para>Estimated disk space required: &xfree86-buildsize;</para></listitem>
    3838<listitem><para>Estimated build time: &xfree86-time;</para></listitem></itemizedlist>
    3939</sect3>
     40
     41<sect3><title>Additional downloads</title>
     42<itemizedlist spacing='compact'>
     43<listitem><para>Security patch: <ulink
     44url="http://www.x.org/pub/X11R6.8.0/patches/xorg-CAN-2004-0687-0688.patch"/>
     45</para></listitem>
     46</itemizedlist></sect3>
    4047
    4148<sect3><title><application>XFree86</application> dependencies</title>
     
    302309<sect3>
    303310<title>Build Commands</title>
     311
     312<para>Some vulnerabilities were reported in <filename
     313class="libraryfile">libXpm</filename>. A remote user may be able to
     314execute arbitrary code on applications that use <filename
     315class="libraryfile">libXpm</filename>. <application>Xorg</application>
     316team released a patch for their version 6.8.0 but it works for
     317<application>XFree86</application> as well. Apply the patch:</para>
     318
     319<screen><userinput><command>patch -Np1 -i ../xorg-CAN-2004-0687-0688.patch</command></userinput></screen>
     320
    304321<para>Install <application>XFree86</application> by running the following
    305322commands:</para>
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