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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-200909-02
(libvorbis: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
Lucas Adamski reported that libvorbis does not correctly process file
headers, related to static mode headers and encoding books.
A remote attacker could entice a user to play a specially crafted OGG
Vorbis file using an application that uses libvorbis, possibly
resulting in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the
user running the application, or a Denial of Service.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All libvorbis users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-libs/libvorbis-1.2.3'
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Gentoo Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 40880 (gentoo_GLSA-200909-02.nasl)
Bugtraq ID: 36018
CVE ID: CVE-2009-2663
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