openSUSE Security Update : gstreamer-0_10-plugins-base (gstreamer-0_10-plugins-base-741)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted cover art tags in vorbis files could trigger a heap
overflow in the base64 decoder. Attackers could potentially exploit
that to execute arbitrary code (CVE-2009-0586).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=481479

Solution :

Update the affected gstreamer-0_10-plugins-base packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40226 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0586

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