SuSE 11.3 Security Update : Mesa (SAT Patch Number 8011)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 68947


The remote SuSE 11 host is missing one or more security updates.


A memory corruption in the Mesa Intel drivers (OOB read/write) has been fixed. (CVE-2013-1872) This could have been potentially exploited by remote attackers who would have been able to inject 3d graphics into the attacked desktop.


Apply SAT patch number 8011.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 68947

File Name: suse_11_Mesa-130704.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2013/07/18

Modified: 2013/10/25

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:Mesa, p-cpe:/a:novell:suse_linux:11:Mesa-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:suse_linux:11

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/cpu, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list

Patch Publication Date: 2013/07/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-1872