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The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
An integer overflow flaw, leading to arbitrary memory writes, was
found in libvpx. An attacker could create a specially crafted video
encoded using the VP8 codec that, when played by a victim with an
application using libvpx (such as Totem), would cause the application
to crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2010-4203)
After installing the update, all applications using libvpx must be
restarted for the changes to take effect.
See also :
Update the affected libvpx, libvpx-devel and / or libvpx-utils
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks
Nessus Plugin ID: 60926 ()
CVE ID: CVE-2010-4203
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