SuSE 10 Security Update : audiofile (ZYPP Patch Number 5948)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

A heap-overflow in libaudiofile was fixed. The overflow existsed in
the WAV processing code and can be exploited to execute arbitrary
code. (CVE-2008-5824)

See also :

Solution :

Apply ZYPP patch number 5948.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41478 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-5824

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