SUSE SLED12 / SLES12 Security Update : gstreamer-plugins-bad (SUSE-SU-2016:3296-1)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote SUSE host is missing one or more security updates.

Description :

This update for gstreamer-plugins-bad fixes the following security
issues, which would allow attackers able to submit media files for
indexing to cause code execution or crashes :

- Check an integer overflow (CVE-2016-9445) and initialize
a buffer (CVE-2016-9446) in vmncdec. (bsc#1010829)

- CVE-2016-9809: Ensure codec_data has the right size when
reading number of SPS (bsc#1013659).

- CVE-2016-9812: Add more section size checks
(bsc#1013678).

- CVE-2016-9813: fix PAT parsing (bsc#1013680).

Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding
description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable
has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible
without introducing additional issues.

See also :

https://bugzilla.suse.com/1010829
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1013659
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1013678
https://bugzilla.suse.com/1013680
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9445.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9446.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9809.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9812.html
https://www.suse.com/security/cve/CVE-2016-9813.html
http://www.nessus.org/u?736868ed

Solution :

To install this SUSE Security Update use YaST online_update.
Alternatively you can run the command listed for your product :

SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP2-2016-1933=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for Raspberry Pi 12-SP2:zypper in -t
patch SUSE-SLE-RPI-12-SP2-2016-1933=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP2-2016-1933=1

SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12-SP2:zypper in -t patch
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP2-2016-1933=1

To bring your system up-to-date, use 'zypper patch'.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96258 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-9445
CVE-2016-9446
CVE-2016-9809
CVE-2016-9812
CVE-2016-9813

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