openSUSE Security Update : Mesa (openSUSE-SU-2012:1120-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Mesa was updated to fix a buffer overrun in glsl shaders :

-
U_glsl-linker-Avoid-buffer-over-run-in-parcel_out_unif.p
atch

- Avoid buffer over-run in
parcel_out_uniform_storage::visit_field When too may
uniforms are used, the error will be caught in
check_resources (src/glsl/linker.cpp). (CVE-2012-2864,
bnc#777461)

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2012-09/msg00036.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=777461

Solution :

Update the affected Mesa packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 74744 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2864

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