Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : vorbis-tools (MDVSA-2015:037)

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Synopsis :

The remote Mandriva Linux host is missing a security update.

Description :

Updated vorbis-tools package fixes security vulnerability :

oggenc/oggenc.c in vorbis-tools 1.4.0 allows remote attackers to cause
a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted raw file
(CVE-2014-9640).

See also :

http://advisories.mageia.org/MGASA-2015-0051.html

Solution :

Update the affected vorbis-tools package.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Mandriva Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 81237 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72292

CVE ID: CVE-2014-9640

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