GLSA-201310-12 : FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


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-201310-12
(FFmpeg: Multiple vulnerabilities)

Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in FFmpeg. Please review
the CVE identifiers and FFmpeg changelogs referenced below for details.

Impact :

A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted media
file, possibly leading to the execution of arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application or a Denial of Service.

Workaround :

There is no known workaround at this time.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b33cea6d
http://www.nessus.org/u?82b0907f
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2011-04/0258.html
http://secunia.com/advisories/36760/
https://secunia.com/advisories/46134/
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201310-12.xml

Solution :

All FFmpeg users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-video/ffmpeg-1.0.7'

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true