FreeBSD : libaudiofile -- heap-based overflow in Microsoft ADPCM compression module (09f47c51-c1a6-11e3-a5ac-001b21614864)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related
updates.

Description :

Debian reports :

Heap-based buffer overflow in msadpcm.c in libaudiofile in audiofile
0.2.6 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service
(application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted
WAV file.

See also :

https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=510205
http://www.nessus.org/u?daf339c6

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)

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 73549 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0159

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