Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : sox (MDKSA-2004:076)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 14174
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionUlf Harnhammar discovered two buffer overflows in SoX. They occur when the sox or play commands handle malicious .WAV files.
Versions 12.17.4, 12.17.3 and 12.17.2 are vulnerable to these overflows. 12.17.1, 12.17 and 12.16 are some versions that are not.
SolutionUpdate the affected sox and / or sox-devel packages.