Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / 14.04 LTS / 16.04 LTS / 16.10 : gst-plugins-good0.10, gst-plugins-good1.0 vulnerabilities (USN-3245-1)

Ubuntu Security Notice (C) 2017 Canonical, Inc. / NASL script (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related

Description :

Hanno Bock discovered that GStreamer Good Plugins did not correctly
handle certain malformed media files. If a user were tricked into
opening a crafted media file with a GStreamer application, an attacker
could cause a denial of service via application crash.

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

Solution :

Update the affected gstreamer0.10-plugins-good and / or
gstreamer1.0-plugins-good packages.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.9
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Ubuntu Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 99024 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-10198

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