Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libvorbis (MDVSA-2008:102)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

Will Drewry of the Google Security Team reported several
vulnerabilities in how libvorbis processed audio data. An attacker
could create a carefully crafted OGG audio file in such a way that it
would cause an application linked to libvorbis to crash or possibly
execute arbitrary code when opened (CVE-2008-1419, CVE-2008-1420,
CVE-2008-1423).

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

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: 36438 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-102.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29206

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1419
CVE-2008-1420
CVE-2008-1423

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