openSUSE Security Update : libmikmod (openSUSE-SU-2010:0209-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

Specially crafted 'Impulse Tracker' and 'Ultratracker' files could
cause a heap based buffer overflow in libmikmod. Attackers could
exploit that to crash or potentially execute code in applications
linking against libmikmod (CVE-2009-3995, CVE-2009-3996).

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2010-05/msg00002.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=577875

Solution :

Update the affected libmikmod packages.

Risk factor :

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

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 46234 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3995
CVE-2009-3996

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