Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : flac (MDKSA-2007:214)

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

A security vulnerability was discovered in how flac processed audio
data. An attacker could create a carefully crafted FLAC audio file
that could cause an application linked against the flac libraries to
crash or execute arbitrary code when opened.

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)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 27850 (mandrake_MDKSA-2007-214.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 26042

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4619

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