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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-200609-09
(FFmpeg: Buffer overflows)
FFmpeg contains buffer overflows in the AVI processing code.
An attacker could trigger the buffer overflows by enticing a user to
load a specially crafted AVI file in an application using the FFmpeg
library. This might result in the execution of arbitrary code in the
context of the running application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All FFmpeg users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/ffmpeg-0.4.9_p20060530'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 22354 (gentoo_GLSA-200609-09.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4799CVE-2006-4800
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