GLSA-200609-06 : AdPlug: Multiple vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200609-06
(AdPlug: Multiple vulnerabilities)

AdPlug is vulnerable to buffer and heap overflows when processing the
following types of files: CFF, MTK, DMO, U6M, DTM, and S3M.

Impact :

By enticing a user to load a specially crafted file, an attacker could
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running AdPlug.

Workaround :

There are no known workarounds at this time.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/439432/30/0/threaded
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200609-06.xml

Solution :

All AdPlug users should update to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/adplug-2.0.1'

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 22351 (gentoo_GLSA-200609-06.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3581
CVE-2006-3582