Debian Security Advisory

DSA-5304-1 xorg-server -- security update

Date Reported:
20 Dec 2022
Affected Packages:
Security database references:
In the Debian bugtracking system: Bug 1026071.
In Mitre's CVE dictionary: CVE-2022-4283, CVE-2022-46340, CVE-2022-46341, CVE-2022-46342, CVE-2022-46343, CVE-2022-46344.
More information:

Jan-Niklas Sohn discovered several vulnerabilities in X server extensions in the X.Org X server, which may result in privilege escalation if the X server is running privileged.

For the stable distribution (bullseye), these problems have been fixed in version 2:1.20.11-1+deb11u4.

We recommend that you upgrade your xorg-server packages.

For the detailed security status of xorg-server please refer to its security tracker page at: