Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : libsndfile (MDVSA-2009:067)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

Crafted data - channels per frame value - in CAF files enables remote
attackers to execute arbitrary code or denial of service via a
possible integer overflow, leading to a possible heap overflow
(CVE-2009-0186).

This update provides fix for that vulnerability.

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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 37704 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-067.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33963

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0186

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