openSUSE Security Update : libsndfile (openSUSE-2017-625)

high Nessus Plugin ID 100501
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Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for libsndfile fixes the following issues :

- CVE-2017-8361: Global buffer overflow in flac_buffer_copy. (bsc#1036946)

- CVE-2017-8362: Invalid memory read in flac_buffer_copy.
(bsc#1036943)

- CVE-2017-8363: Heap-based buffer overflow in flac_buffer_copy. (bsc#1036945)

- CVE-2017-7585, CVE-2017-7741, CVE-2017-7742: Stack-based buffer overflows via specially crafted FLAC files.
(bsc#1033054)

This update was imported from the SUSE:SLE-12:Update update project.

Solution

Update the affected libsndfile packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1033054

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1033914

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1033915

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1036943

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1036944

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1036945

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1036946

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1038856

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 100501

File Name: openSUSE-2017-625.nasl

Version: 3.6

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 5/30/2017

Updated: 1/19/2021

Dependencies: ssh_get_info.nasl

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile-progs, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile-progs-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile-progs-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile1, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile1-32bit, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile1-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libsndfile1-debuginfo-32bit, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 5/27/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/7/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-7585, CVE-2017-7741, CVE-2017-7742, CVE-2017-8361, CVE-2017-8362, CVE-2017-8363, CVE-2017-8365