Mandrake Linux Security Advisory : mplayer (MDKSA-2007:192)
High Nessus Plugin ID 26902
SynopsisThe remote Mandrake Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA heap-based buffer overflow was found in MPlayer's AVI handling that could allow a remote attacker to cause a denial of service or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted .avi file.
Updated packages have been patched to prevent this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.