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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-200612-04
(ModPlug: Multiple buffer overflows)
Luigi Auriemma has reported various boundary errors in load_it.cpp and
a boundary error in the 'CSoundFile::ReadSample()' function in
A remote attacker can entice a user to read crafted modules or ITP
files, which may trigger a buffer overflow resulting in the execution
of arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All ModPlug users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libmodplug-0.8-r1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 23856 (gentoo_GLSA-200612-04.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 1944821354
CVE ID: CVE-2006-4192
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