Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ffmpeg (MDVSA-2009:335)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

A vulnerability was discovered and corrected in ffmpeg :

MPlayer allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(application crash) via (1) a malformed AAC file, as demonstrated by
lol-vlc.aac; or (2) a malformed Ogg Media (OGM) file, as demonstrated
by lol-ffplay.ogm, different vectors than CVE-2007-6718
(CVE-2008-4610).

Packages for 2008.0 are provided for Corporate Desktop 2008.0
customers

This update provides a solution to this vulnerability.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 43362 (mandriva_MDVSA-2009-335.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34136

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4610

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