openSUSE Security Update : libsndfile (libsndfile-949)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

This update of libsndfile fixes a heap-based buffer overflow in
voc_read_header() (CVE-2009-1788) and a heap-based buffer overflow in
aiff_read_header() (CVE-2009-1791).

See also :

https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=504434

Solution :

Update the affected libsndfile packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 40339 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1788
CVE-2009-1791

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