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

A specially crafted wav file can be used to trigger the

See also :

Solution :

Update the affected package.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.5
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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