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The remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related
The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201502-01
(mpg123: User-assisted execution of arbitrary code)
An issue has been found in mpg123 when decoding specifically crafted MP3
file, that causes a heap-based buffer overflow.
A remote attacker could entice a user to open a specially crafted MPEG
file using mpg123, possibly resulting in execution of arbitrary code with
the privileges of the process or a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
See also :
All mpg123 users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync
# emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-sound/mpg123-1.18.1'
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false