Fedora 11 : libsndfile-1.0.20-3.fc11 (2009-11618)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Fedora host is missing a security update.

Description :

Version 1.0.20 (2009-03-14) * Fix potential heap overflow in VOC file
parser (Tobias Klein, http://www.trapkit.de/). Version 1.0.19
(2009-03-02) * Fix for CVE-2009-0186 (Alin Rad Pop, Secunia Research).
* Huge number of minor bug fixes as a result of static analysis.
Version 1.0.18 (2009-02-07) * Add Ogg/Vorbis support (thanks to John
ffitch). * Remove captive FLAC library. * Many new features and bug
fixes.

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the Fedora security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

http://www.trapkit.de/
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=488361
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502657
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=502658
http://www.nessus.org/u?02edbc23

Solution :

Update the affected libsndfile package.

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: Fedora Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 42985 (fedora_2009-11618.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 33963
34978

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0186
CVE-2009-1788
CVE-2009-1791

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