FreeBSD : sox -- input sanitization errors (92cda470-30cb-11e5-a4a5-002590263bf5)

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Synopsis :

The remote FreeBSD host is missing a security-related update.

Description :

oCERT reports :

The sox command line tool is affected by two heap-based buffer
overflows, respectively located in functions start_read() and
AdpcmReadBlock().

A specially crafted wav file can be used to trigger the
vulnerabilities.

See also :

http://www.ocert.org/advisories/ocert-2014-010.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?0139fd41

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: FreeBSD Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 84971 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71774

CVE ID: CVE-2014-8145

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