Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : mplayer (MDVSA-2008:196)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Uncontrolled array index in the sdpplin_parse function in
stream/realrtsp/sdpplin.c in MPlayer 1.0 rc2 allows remote attackers
to overwrite memory and execute arbitrary code via a large streamid
SDP parameter.

The updated packages have been patched to fix this issue.

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: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36349 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-196.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1558

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