Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 / 7.04 : libvorbis vulnerabilities (USN-498-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2015 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

David Thiel discovered that libvorbis did not correctly verify the
size of certain headers, and did not correctly clean up a broken
stream. If a user were tricked into processing a specially crafted
Vorbis stream, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with the
user's privileges.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28101 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25082

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3106