Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mplayer (MDKSA-2005:158)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Buffer overflow in ad_pcm.c in MPlayer 1.0pre7 and earlier allows
remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a video file with an
audio header containing a large value in a strf chunk.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 19913 (mandrake_MDKSA-2005-158.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2718

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