Subject: Re: HEADS UP: XFree86 4.2.1 imported
To: None <email@example.com>
From: None <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 09/05/2002 08:27:29
>I've imported XFree86 4.2.1 into NetBSD's X11 sources today. Here is a list
>of the changes:
is it possible to identify these changes and backport to 3.3.6 tree?
as we will ship 3.3.6 for most of the platforms, it would be important.
>XFree86 4.2.1 (03 September 2002)
> 715. [SECURITY] Fix an Xlib problem that made it possible to load arbitrary
> code into privileged clients.
>XFree86 126.96.36.199 (21 August 2002)
> 703. [SECURITY] MIT-SHM update: try to avoid using SHM segments that the
> client user doesn't have sufficient privileges to access
> (Roberto Zunino, Matthieu Herrb).
> 701. [SECURITY] Zlib error handling fix (Mark Adler).