Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mesa (MDVSA-2013:103)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Updated mesa packages fix security vulnerability :

The glsl shaders are vulnerable to a buffer overrun in
parcel_out_uniform_storage::visit_field. When too many uniforms are
used, the error will now be caught in check_resources
(src/glsl/linker.cpp) (CVE-2012-2864).

Additionally, Mesa has been updated to 8.0.4, fixing several bugs.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66115 ()

Bugtraq ID: 55135

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2864

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