FreeBSD : mplayer -- twinvq processing buffer overflow vulnerability (7c5bd5b8-d652-11dd-a765-0030843d3802)

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

A trapkit reports :

MPlayer contains a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability while parsing
malformed TwinVQ media files. The vulnerability may be exploited by a
(remote) attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of MPlayer.

See also :

http://trapkit.de/advisories/TKADV2008-014.txt
http://www.nessus.org/u?3220b24b

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35280 (freebsd_pkg_7c5bd5b8d65211dda7650030843d3802.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5616

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