Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mplayer (MDKSA-2007:192)

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

Synopsis :

The remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A heap-based buffer overflow was found in MPlayer's AVI handling that
could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service or possibly
execute arbitrary code via a crafted .avi file.

Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 26902 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-192.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1502

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