Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libsamplerate (MDVSA-2008:238)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A buffer overflow was found by Russell O'Conner in the libsamplerate
library versions prior to 0.1.4 that could possibly lead to the
execution of arbitrary code via a specially crafted audio file
(CVE-2008-5008).

The 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: 36234 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-238.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5008

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