Scientific Linux Security Update : libvorbis on SL3.x, SL4.x, SL5.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

CVE-2009-3379 libvorbis: security fixes mentioned in MFSA 2009-63

Multiple flaws were found in the libvorbis library. A specially
crafted Ogg Vorbis media format file (Ogg) could cause an application
using libvorbis to crash or, possibly, execute arbitrary code when
opened. (CVE-2009-3379)

The desktop must be restarted (log out, then log back in) for this
update to take effect.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?633ceb14

Solution :

Update the affected libvorbis and / or libvorbis-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 60692 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3379