Scientific Linux Security Update : gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free on SL7.x x86_64

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Synopsis :

The remote Scientific Linux host is missing one or more security
updates.

Description :

Security Fix(es) :

- An integer overflow flaw, leading to a heap-based buffer
overflow, was found in GStreamer's VMware VMnc video
file format decoding plug-in. A remote attacker could
use this flaw to cause an application using GStreamer to
crash or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the
privileges of the user running the application.
(CVE-2016-9445)

- Multiple flaws were discovered in GStreamer's H.264 and
MPEG-TS plug- ins. A remote attacker could use these
flaws to cause an application using GStreamer to crash.
(CVE-2016-9809, CVE-2016-9812, CVE-2016-9813)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?8d02ea5c

Solution :

Update the affected gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free,
gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free-debuginfo and / or
gstreamer1-plugins-bad-free-devel packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

Family: Scientific Linux Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 96330 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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

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