Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mplayer (MDKSA-2005:158)
High Nessus Plugin ID 19913
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionBuffer overflow in ad_pcm.c in MPlayer 1.0pre7 and earlier allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a video file with an audio header containing a large value in a strf chunk.
The updated packages have been patched to correct this problem.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.