Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2009-2016 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
Tielei Wang discovered that GStreamer Good Plugins did not correctly
handle malformed PNG image files. If a user were tricked into opening
a crafted PNG image file with a GStreamer application, an attacker
could cause a denial of service via application crash, or possibly
execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user invoking the
Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Ubuntu security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.
Update the affected packages.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8