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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-200805-15
(libid3tag: Denial of Service)
Kentaro Oda reported an infinite loop in the file field.c when parsing
an MP3 file with an ID3_FIELD_TYPE_STRINGLIST field that ends in '\\0'.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted MP3
file, possibly resulting in a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libid3tag users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libid3tag-0.15.1b-r2'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 32352 (gentoo_GLSA-200805-15.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-2109
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