Ubuntu 14.04 LTS : audiofile vulnerabilities (USN-3800-1)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118392
SynopsisThe remote Ubuntu host is missing one or more security-related
DescriptionIt was discovered that audiofile incorrectly handled certain files. An
attacker could possibly use this issue to cause a denial of service.
It was discovered that audiofile incorrectly handled certain files. An
attacker could possibly use this issue to execute arbitrary code.
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.
SolutionUpdate the affected audiofile-tools and / or libaudiofile1 packages.