SuSE 10 Security Update : libsndfile (ZYPP Patch Number 4431)

High Nessus Plugin ID 29851


The remote SuSE 10 host is missing a security-related patch.


This update fixes a possible buffer overflow that occurs while reading decoded PCM data from the FLAC library. (CVE-2007-4974)


Apply ZYPP patch number 4431.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 29851

File Name: suse_libsndfile-4431.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2008/01/04

Modified: 2012/05/17

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:suse:suse_linux

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

Patch Publication Date: 2007/09/25

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4974

CWE: 119