FreeBSD : libsndfile -- CAF processing integer overflow vulnerability (c5af0747-1262-11de-a964-0030843d3802)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Secunia reports :

The vulnerability is caused due to an integer overflow error in the
processing of CAF description chunks. This can be exploited to cause a
heap-based buffer overflow by tricking the user into processing a
specially crafted CAF audio file.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ab35163a

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

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

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 35940 (freebsd_pkg_c5af0747126211dea9640030843d3802.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0186

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