SuSE 10 Security Update : Intel i810 chips (ZYPP Patch Number 4728)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

The drm i915 component in the kernel before, when used with
i965G and later chips ets, allows local users with access to an X11
session and Direct Rendering Manager (DRM) t o write to arbitrary
memory locations and gain privileges via a crafted batchbuffer.

This update also provides the latests i810 driver stack, which
includes fixes for FnFx handling (enables switching from internal to
external and internal monitor on Laptops)

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 4728.

Risk factor :


Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 29911 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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