Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : libmodplug (MDKSA-2007:001)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 24618
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionMultiple buffer overflows in MODPlug Tracker (OpenMPT) 1.17.02.43 and earlier and libmodplug 0.8 and earlier allow user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) long strings in ITP files used by the CSoundFile::ReadITProject function in soundlib/Load_it.cpp and (2) crafted modules used by the CSoundFile::ReadSample function in soundlib/Sndfile.cpp, as demonstrated by crafted AMF files.
Updated packages are patched to address this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.