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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-200903-31
(libcdaudio: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
A heap-based buffer overflow has been reported in the
cddb_read_disc_data() function in cddb.c when processing overly long
A remote attacker could entice a user to connect to a malicious CDDB
server, possibly resulting in the remote execution of arbitrary code
with the privileges of the user running the application.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libcdaudio users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libcdaudio-0.99.12-r1'
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 35954 (gentoo_GLSA-200903-31.nasl)
CVE ID: CVE-2008-5030
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