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Debian Security Advisory DSA 2704-1 (mesa - out of bounds access)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Debian Local Security Checks

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.8

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

9 years ago

Modified

Modified

8 months ago

Summary

It was discovered that applications using the mesa library, a free implementation of the OpenGL API, may crash or execute arbitrary code due to an out of bounds memory access in the library. This vulnerability only affects systems with Intel chipsets. The oldstable distribution (squeeze) is not affected by this problem.

Affected Software

Affected Software

mesa on Debian Linux

Detection Method

Detection Method

This check tests the installed software version using the apt package manager.

Solution

Solution

For the stable distribution (wheezy), this problem has been fixed in version 8.0.5-4+deb7u2. For the unstable distribution (sid), this problem has been fixed in version 8.0.5-7. We recommend that you upgrade your mesa packages.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)