GLSA-200907-11 : GStreamer plug-ins: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-200907-11
(GStreamer plug-ins: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in several GStreamer
plug-ins:
Tobias Klein reported two heap-based buffer overflows and an array
index error in the qtdemux_parse_samples() function in gst-plugins-good
when processing a QuickTime media .mov file (CVE-2009-0386,
CVE-2009-0387, CVE-2009-0397).
Thomas Hoger of the Red Hat Security Response Team reported an integer
overflow that can lead to a heap-based buffer overflow in the
gst_vorbis_tag_add_coverart() function in gst-plugins-base when
processing COVERART tags (CVE-2009-0586).
Tielei Wang of ICST-ERCIS, Peking University reported multiple integer
overflows leading to buffer overflows in gst-plugins-libpng when
processing a PNG file (CVE-2009-1932).

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user or automated system using a
GStreamer plug-in to process a specially crafted file, resulting in the
execution of arbitrary code or a Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200907-11.xml

Solution :

All gst-plugins-good users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/gst-plugins-good-0.10.14'
All gst-plugins-base users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/gst-plugins-base-0.10.22'
All gst-plugins-libpng users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-plugins/gst-plugins-libpng-0.10.14-r1'

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 39782 (gentoo_GLSA-200907-11.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34100

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0386
CVE-2009-0387
CVE-2009-0397
CVE-2009-0586
CVE-2009-1932