GLSA-200607-11 : TunePimp: Buffer overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200607-11
(TunePimp: Buffer overflow)

Kevin Kofler has reported a vulnerability where three stack variables
are allocated with 255, 255 and 100 bytes respectively, yet 256 bytes
are read into each. This could lead to buffer overflows.

Impact :

Running an affected version of TunePimp could lead to the execution of
arbitrary code by a remote attacker.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

Solution :

All tunepimp users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/tunepimp-0.5.'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22119 (gentoo_GLSA-200607-11.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3600