Scientific Linux Security Update : gstreamer-plugins on SL4.x i386/x86_64

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer overflow, and
a stack-based buffer overflow flaw were found in various ModPlug music
file format library (libmodplug) modules, embedded in GStreamer. An
attacker could create specially crafted music files that, when played
by a victim, would cause applications using GStreamer to crash or,
potentially, execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2006-4192, CVE-2011-1574)

All applications using GStreamer (such as Rhythmbox) must be restarted
for the changes to take effect.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?15dadc14

Solution :

Update the affected gstreamer-plugins and / or gstreamer-plugins-devel
packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 61030 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4192
CVE-2011-1574