Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mplayer (MDKSA-2007:143)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in stream/stream_cddb.c in
MPlayer before 1.0rc1try3 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary
code via a CDDB entry with a long (1) album title or (2) category.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 25685 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-143.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2948

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