Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 12.10 / 13.04 : mesa, mesa-lts-quantal vulnerabilities (USN-1888-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2013-2014 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related patches.

Description :

It was discovered that Mesa incorrectly handled certain memory
calculations. An attacker could use this flaw to cause an application
to crash, or possibly execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2013-1872)

Ilja van Sprundel discovered that Mesa incorrectly handled certain
memory calculations. An attacker could use this flaw to cause an
application to crash, or possibly execute arbitrary code.
(CVE-2013-1993).

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66961 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60149
60285

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1872
CVE-2013-1993