FreeBSD : mpg123 vulnerabilities (9fccad5a-7096-11d8-873f-0020ed76ef5a)

High Nessus Plugin ID 37145


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


In 2003, two vulnerabilities were discovered in mpg123 that could result in remote code execution when using untrusted input or streaming from an untrusted server.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 37145

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9fccad5a709611d8873f0020ed76ef5a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.12 $

Type: local

Published: 2009/04/23

Modified: 2016/12/08

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mpg123, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mpg123-esound, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:mpg123-nas, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2004/03/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2003/01/16

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2003-0577, CVE-2003-0865

BID: 6629, 8680