GLSA-201810-02 : SoX: Multiple vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 117967
SynopsisThe remote Gentoo host is missing one or more security-related patches.
DescriptionThe remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201810-02 (SoX: Multiple vulnerabilities)
Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in SoX. Please review the referenced CVE identifiers for details.
A remote attacker, by enticing a user to process a crafted WAV, HCOM, SND, or AIFF file, could cause a Denial of Service condition.
There is no known workaround at this time.
SolutionAll SoX users should upgrade to the latest version:
# emerge --sync # emerge --ask --oneshot --verbose '>=media-sound/sox-14.4.2-r1'