Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : gstreamer-plugins-good (MDVSA-2008:092)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

A vulnerability in the Speex library was found where it did not
properly validate input values read from the Speex files headers. An
attacker could create a malicious Speex file that would crash an
application or potentially allow the execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the application calling the Speex library

The speex plugin in the gstreamer-plugins-good package is similarly
affected by this issue.

The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 36584 (mandriva_MDVSA-2008-092.nasl)

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1686

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