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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200607-07
(xine-lib: Buffer overflow)
There is a stack based overflow in the libmms library included with
xine-lib which can be triggered by malicious use of the send_command,
string_utf16, get_data and get_media_packet functions.
A remote attacker could design a malicious media file that would
trigger the overflow, potentially resulting in the execution of
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All xine-lib users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/xine-lib-1.1.2-r2'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22083 (gentoo_GLSA-200607-07.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-2200
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