GLSA-201404-06 : Mesa: Multiple vulnerabilities

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 73406


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


The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201404-06 (Mesa: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in Mesa. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details.
Impact :

A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, or cause a Denial of Service condition.
Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.


All Mesa users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/mesa-9.1.4'

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 73406

File Name: gentoo_GLSA-201404-06.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2014/04/08

Updated: 2018/07/12

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:gentoo:linux:mesa, cpe:/o:gentoo:linux

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/Gentoo/release, Host/Gentoo/qpkg-list

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-2864, CVE-2012-5129, CVE-2013-1872

BID: 55135, 56756, 60285

GLSA: 201404-06