FreeBSD : libxine -- format string vulnerability (3bc5691e-38dd-11da-92f5-020039488e34)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

Gentoo Linux Security Advisory reports :

Ulf Harnhammar discovered a format string bug in the routines handling
CDDB server response contents.

An attacker could submit malicious information about an audio CD to a
public CDDB server (or impersonate a public CDDB server). When the
victim plays this CD on a multimedia frontend relying on xine-lib, it
could end up executing arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-200510-08.xml
http://www.nessus.org/u?e143d4c9
http://www.nessus.org/u?1d42f1dc

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 21415 (freebsd_pkg_3bc5691e38dd11da92f5020039488e34.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2967

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