nvidia-graphics-drivers 304.88-0ubuntu0.1 source package in Ubuntu


nvidia-graphics-drivers (304.88-0ubuntu0.1) quantal-security; urgency=low

  * SECURITY UPDATE: ARGB Cursor Buffer Overflow in "NoScanout" Mode
    - CVE-2013-0131

  * New upstream release
    - Fixed CVE-2013-0131:
      NVIDIA UNIX GPU Driver ARGB Cursor Buffer Overflow in
      "NoScanout" Mode. This buffer overflow, which occurred
      when an X client installed a large ARGB cursor on an
      X server running in NoScanout mode, could cause a denial
      of service (e.g., an X server segmentation fault), or
      could be exploited to achieve arbitrary code execution.

  [ Alberto Milone ]
  * debian/substvars:
    - Add support for xorg-video-abi-14.
    - Drop versioned dependency on xserver-xorg-core.
 -- Alberto Milone <email address hidden>   Thu, 04 Apr 2013 13:59:39 +0200

Upload details

Uploaded by:
Alberto Milone on 2013-04-04
Sponsored by:
Marc Deslauriers
Uploaded to:
Original maintainer:
Ubuntu Developers
i386 amd64 lpia
Low Urgency

See full publishing history Publishing

Series Pocket Published Component Section


Quantal: [FULLYBUILT] amd64 [FULLYBUILT] i386


File Size MD5 Checksum
nvidia-graphics-drivers_304.88.orig.tar.gz 74.2 MiB 80795cf6bc85162fee637f17a792717c
nvidia-graphics-drivers_304.88-0ubuntu0.1.diff.gz 157.1 KiB 0f9d4bf697e0c253db01c00576630aea
nvidia-graphics-drivers_304.88-0ubuntu0.1.dsc 2.1 KiB c1089568ab0b164337d0683d7ec1a110

View changes file

Binary packages built by this source

nvidia-current: NVIDIA binary Xorg driver, kernel module and VDPAU library

 The binary driver provide optimized hardware acceleration of OpenGL
 applications via a direct-rendering X Server. AGP, PCIe, SLI, TV-out
 and flat panel displays are also supported.
 This package also includes the source for building the kernel module
 required by the Xorg driver, and provides NVIDIA's implementation of
 the Video Decode and presentation API. The latter enables acceleration
 for GeForce 8 and later series cards for h264 video.
 GPUs such as GeForce series 6 or newer are supported.
 See /usr/share/doc/nvidia-current/README.txt.gz for a complete list
 of supported GPUs and PCIIDs

nvidia-current-dev: NVIDIA binary Xorg driver development files

 This package contains the NVIDIA binary Xorg driver
 development files.
 For more information on this source package visit NVIDIA's homepage
 at http://www.nvidia.com/ .