FreeBSD : mpg123 -- playlist processing buffer overflow vulnerability (877e918e-5362-11d9-96d4-00065be4b5b6)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the playlist processing of
mpg123. A specially crafted playlist entry can cause a stack overflow
that can be used to inject arbitrary code into the mpg123 process.

Note that a malicious playlist, demonstrating this vulnerability, was
released by the bug finder and may be used as a template by attackers.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?484e5d15
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/18626
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110321888413132
http://www.nessus.org/u?a2569f17

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19015 (freebsd_pkg_877e918e536211d996d400065be4b5b6.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 11958

CVE ID: CVE-2004-1284

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