RHEL 6 : gstreamer-plugins-good (RHSA-2016:2975)

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Synopsis :

The remote Red Hat host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

An update for gstreamer-plugins-good is now available for Red Hat
Enterprise Linux 6.

Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security
impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base
score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each
vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section.

GStreamer is a streaming media framework based on graphs of filters
which operate on media data. The gstreamer-plugins-good packages
contain a collection of well-supported plug-ins of good quality and
under the LGPL license.

Security Fix(es) :

* Multiple flaws were discovered in GStreamer's FLC/FLI/FLX media file
format decoding plug-in. A remote attacker could use these flaws to
cause an application using GStreamer to crash or, potentially, execute
arbitrary code with the privileges of the user running the
application. (CVE-2016-9634, CVE-2016-9635, CVE-2016-9636,
CVE-2016-9808)

* An invalid memory read access flaw was found in GStreamer's
FLC/FLI/FLX media file format decoding plug-in. A remote attacker
could use this flaw to cause an application using GStreamer to crash.
(CVE-2016-9807)

Note: This updates removes the vulnerable FLC/FLI/FLX plug-in.

See also :

https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2016-9634.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2016-9635.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2016-9636.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2016-9807.html
https://www.redhat.com/security/data/cve/CVE-2016-9808.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2975.html

Solution :

Update the affected gstreamer-plugins-good,
gstreamer-plugins-good-debuginfo and / or gstreamer-plugins-good-devel
packages.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Red Hat Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96040 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9634
CVE-2016-9635
CVE-2016-9636
CVE-2016-9807
CVE-2016-9808

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