Ubuntu 6.06 LTS / 6.10 : libmodplug vulnerability (USN-521-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2007-2013 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

Luigi Auriemma discovered that libmodplug did not properly sanitize
its input. A specially crafted AMF file could be used to exploit this
situation to cause buffer overflows and possibly execute arbitrary
code as the user.

Solution :

Update the affected libmodplug-dev and / or libmodplug0c2 packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 28126 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19448

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4192