LinuxSecurity.com
Share your story
The central voice for Linux and Open Source security news
Home News Topics Advisories HOWTOs Features Newsletters About Register

Welcome!
Sign up!
EnGarde Community
Login
Polls
What is the most important Linux security technology?
 
Advisories
Community
Linux Events
Linux User Groups
Link to Us
Security Center
Book Reviews
Security Dictionary
Security Tips
SELinux
White Papers
Featured Blogs
All About Linux
DanWalsh LiveJournal
Securitydistro
Latest Newsletters
Linux Advisory Watch: August 15th, 2014
Linux Advisory Watch: August 8th, 2014
Subscribe
LinuxSecurity Newsletters
E-mail:
Choose Lists:
About our Newsletters
RSS Feeds
Get the LinuxSecurity news you want faster with RSS
Powered By

  
Mandriva: Subject: [Security Announce] [ MDVA-2009:140 ] x11-driver-video-openchrome Print E-mail
User Rating:      How can I rate this item?
Posted by Benjamin D. Thomas   
Mandrake This update fixes three issues with the openchrome driver for VIA video cards. - Fix a segmentation fault when using the EXA acceleration architecture. - Fix a segmentation fault on hardware that do not support Xv. - Improve EXA performance on a fallback case.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Mandriva Linux Advisory                                   MDVA-2009:140
 http://www.mandriva.com/security/
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Package : x11-driver-video-openchrome
 Date    : August 7, 2009
 Affected: 2009.1
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Problem Description:

 This update fixes three issues with the openchrome driver for VIA
 video cards.
 
 - Fix a segmentation fault when using the EXA acceleration
 architecture.
 - Fix a segmentation fault on hardware that do not support Xv.
 - Improve EXA performance on a fallback case.
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Updated Packages:

 Mandriva Linux 2009.1:
 3d221c2b9d90bf29bc7f6c4a9b357c09  2009.1/i586/x11-driver-video-openchrome-0.2.903-5.2mdv2009.1.i586.rpm 
 cd97339f2268e29b7dbd13a4902808c9  2009.1/SRPMS/x11-driver-video-openchrome-0.2.903-5.2mdv2009.1.src.rpm

 Mandriva Linux 2009.1/X86_64:
 71d1dab24e16ab52c82ea039800daaf9  2009.1/x86_64/x11-driver-video-openchrome-0.2.903-5.2mdv2009.1.x86_64.rpm 
 cd97339f2268e29b7dbd13a4902808c9  2009.1/SRPMS/x11-driver-video-openchrome-0.2.903-5.2mdv2009.1.src.rpm
 _______________________________________________________________________

 To upgrade automatically use MandrivaUpdate or urpmi.  The verification
 of md5 checksums and GPG signatures is performed automatically for you.

 All packages are signed by Mandriva for security.  You can obtain the
 GPG public key of the Mandriva Security Team by executing:

  gpg --recv-keys --keyserver pgp.mit.edu 0x22458A98

 You can view other update advisories for Mandriva Linux at:

  http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories

 If you want to report vulnerabilities, please contact

  security_(at)_mandriva.com
 _______________________________________________________________________

 Type Bits/KeyID     Date       User ID
 pub  1024D/22458A98 2000-07-10 Mandriva Security Team
  
 
< Prev   Next >
    
Partner

 

Latest Features
Peter Smith Releases Linux Network Security Online
Securing a Linux Web Server
Password guessing with Medusa 2.0
Password guessing as an attack vector
Squid and Digest Authentication
Squid and Basic Authentication
Demystifying the Chinese Hacking Industry: Earning 6 Million a Night
Free Online security course (LearnSIA) - A Call for Help
What You Need to Know About Linux Rootkits
Review: A Practical Guide to Fedora and Red Hat Enterprise Linux - Fifth Edition
Yesterday's Edition
State-of-the-art spear phishing and defenses
Linux kernel source code repositories get better security
Partner Sponsor

Community | HOWTOs | Blogs | Features | Book Reviews | Networking
 Security Projects |  Latest News |  Newsletters |  SELinux |  Privacy |  Home
 Hardening |   About Us |   Advertise |   Legal Notice |   RSS |   Guardian Digital
(c)Copyright 2014 Guardian Digital, Inc. All rights reserved.