Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ffmpeg (MDVSA-2011:062)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security

Description :

Multiple vulnerabilities has been identified and fixed in ffmpeg :

FFmpeg 0.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (hang)
via a crafted file that triggers an infinite loop. (CVE-2009-4636)

flicvideo.c in libavcodec 0.6 and earlier in FFmpeg, as used in
MPlayer and other products, allows remote attackers to execute
arbitrary code via a crafted flic file, related to an arbitrary offset
dereference vulnerability. (CVE-2010-3429)

libavcodec/vorbis_dec.c in the Vorbis decoder in FFmpeg 0.6.1 and
earlier allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(application crash) via a crafted .ogg file, related to the
vorbis_floor0_decode function. (CVE-2010-4704)

Fix heap corruption crashes (CVE-2011-0722)

Fix invalid reads in VC-1 decoding (CVE-2011-0723)

And several additional vulnerabilities originally discovered by Google
Chrome developers were also fixed with this advisory.

The updated packages have been patched to correct these issues.

Solution :

Update the affected packages.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 53274 ()

Bugtraq ID: 36465

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4636

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