The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:
Buffer overflow in ReadFontAlias from dirfile.c of XFree86 4.1.0 through 4.3.0 allows local users and remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a font alias file (font.alias) with a long token, a different vulnerability than CVE-2004-0084 and CVE-2004-0106.
Red Hat security errata
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 2.1 (XFree86)||RHSA-2004:060||February 13, 2004|
|Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 3 (XFree86)||RHSA-2004:061||February 13, 2004|
|Red Hat Linux 9 (XFree86)||RHSA-2004:059||February 13, 2004|
Red Hat would like to thank David Dawes from XFree86 and iDefense for reporting and working on this issue.
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