openSUSE Security Update : libsndfile (openSUSE-SU-2011:0854-1)

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Synopsis :

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description :

An integer overflow in libsndfile while processing certain PAF files
has been fixed. CVE-2011-2696 has been assigned to this issue.
Additionally an divide by zero (CVE-2009-4835) has been fixed.

See also :

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2011-07/msg00041.html
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=631379
https://bugzilla.novell.com/show_bug.cgi?id=705681

Solution :

Update the affected libsndfile packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 75613 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2009-4835
CVE-2011-2696

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