Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : kaffeine (MDKSA-2006:065)

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Marcus Meissner discovered Kaffeine contains an unchecked buffer while
creating HTTP request headers for fetching remote RAM playlists, which
allows overflowing a heap allocated buffer. As a result, remotely
supplied RAM playlists can be used to execute arbitrary code on the
client machine.

Updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21200 (mandrake_MDKSA-2006-065.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-0051

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