Mandriva Linux Security Advisory : ffmpeg (MDVSA-2008:157)
High Nessus Plugin ID 36794
SynopsisThe remote Mandriva Linux host is missing one or more security updates.
DescriptionA vulnerability was found in how ffmpeg handled STR file demuxing. If a user were tricked into processing a malicious STR file, a remote attacker could execute arbitrary code with user privileges via applications linked against ffmpeg (CVE-2008-3162).
The updated packages have been patched to correct this issue.
SolutionUpdate the affected packages.