CVE Database


Impact: Important
Public: 2013-05-29
CWE: CWE-119
Bugzilla: 923584: CVE-2013-1872 Mesa: Memory corruption (OOB read/write) on intel drivers
IAVA: 2013-B-0061


The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The Intel drivers in Mesa 8.0.x and 9.0.x allow context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (reachable assertion and crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via vectors involving 3d graphics that trigger an out-of-bounds array access, related to the fs_visitor::remove_dead_constants function. NOTE: this issue might be related to CVE-2013-0796.

Find out more about CVE-2013-1872 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score: 6.8
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: Partial
Integrity Impact: Partial
Availability Impact: Partial

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Red Hat security errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux version 6 (mesa) RHSA-2013:0897 June 03, 2013

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