openSUSE Security Update : vlc (openSUSE-2021-91)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 145328
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VPR Score: 5.9

Synopsis

The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.

Description

This update for vlc fixes the following issues :

Update to 3.0.11.1 :

- CVE-2020-13428: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow in the hxxx_AnnexB_to_xVC () (boo#1172727)

- CVE-2020-26664: Fixed heap-based buffer overflow in EbmlTypeDispatcher:send () (boo#1180755)

Solution

Update the affected vlc packages.

See Also

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1133290

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1172727

https://bugzilla.opensuse.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1180755

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 145328

File Name: openSUSE-2021-91.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 1/25/2021

Updated: 1/28/2021

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvlc5, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvlc5-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvlccore9, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:libvlccore9-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-codec-gstreamer, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-codec-gstreamer-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-debugsource, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-devel, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-jack, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-jack-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-lang, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-noX, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-noX-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-opencv, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-opencv-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-qt, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-qt-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-vdpau, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:vlc-vdpau-debuginfo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:15.2

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 1/16/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/8/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-13428, CVE-2020-26664