Csound util/lpci_main.c main() Function Multiple Buffer Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has an application installed that is affected by
multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Csound installed on the remote Windows host is less
than 5.17.2. As such, it is reportedly affected by a stack- and a
heap-based buffer overflow present in the util/lpci_main.c main()
function.

By tricking a user into opening a specially crafted file, an attacker
may be able to execute arbitrary code subject to the user's
privileges.

See also :

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2012-6/
http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2012-4/

Solution :

Upgrade to Csound version 5.17.2 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 58990 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52876

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2107
CVE-2012-2108

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